for more information on our activities and programs.
GRITS Traveling Road show: Power Point
presentations and videos that target middle and high school girls
and their parents, teachers and guidance counselors. Topics
include gender bias, careers in
STEM, best practices in
STEM education, how to succeed in
STEM classes, advice on how to ask the right
STEM classes, what classes are needed to be best
prepared for college, information about study habits and test
taking hints along with information on how to find out
information about applying to college and for financial aid.
Video conferencing with a panel discussion
STEM majors who answer questions from middle
school and high school girls viewing from remote locations across
Math and Science Conferences: Expanding Your
Horizons for middle school girls in Middle, East and
West Tennessee. Half day conferences-- 9th and 10th graders and
one for 11th and 12th graders.
GRITS web site has interactive and resource
information for teens, parents and teachers. Web site also
features the faces of Women In Tennessee Science page which
highlights women and minority scientists from Tennessee, the work
that they do, and why they chose the science career path.
Educators In-Service to provide teachers and
guidance counselors with knowledge on research-based and
demonstrated strategies and best practices that increase the
participation of girls in