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Girls' Education

Girls' Education

 

This exhibit explores how inequality of girls education impacts society. By researching girls education in three different countries (including the U.S.) , students were able to draw several conclusions:

  • Fewer maternal death and reduced mortality rate for children under 5 years old.

  • Delayed marriage and better parenting skills.

  • Improved literacy skills leading to greater economic opportunities

  • More skills and knowledge enhancing women’s self-esteem and the well-being of families.

Human & Civil Rights, Innovation Social Studies, Middle School

Published on by Elsa Calvillo.

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Tech Reversal

Tech Reversal

 

After making the connections between the tech industry in the Bay Area and the rapid displacement of low income community members and increase in homelessness. These students wanted to help those negatively affected by the tech sector with technology. They created a website to showcase an app   they would like to develop and offer to those who find themselves unable to take care of their basic human needs.

Economics, Human & Civil Rights, Housing & Population, Innovation Social Studies, Middle School

Published on by Elsa Calvillo.

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