The importance of adding art to science in STEM education

By WITT

It’s no secret that our perspective here at Women in Tech Tribe is the technology world lacks equitable representation of women. The solution to the issue lies squarely in the domain of education; and we don’t mean only in school. Many of today’s young people have access to excellent STEM tools and toys. Education is…

Trailblazing women in STEAM

By WITT

We are thrilled at the momentum and positive energy the concept of STEAM education has gained in the past five years! We’ve said before in our celebration of the women who have led us here: we have a LOT of people to thank as we continue our work in advancing women in technology. Today, we…

Making a case for the STEAM education methodology

By WITT

It is no surprise to any parent in the 2020s that digital media and tools are increasingly being introduced into education. Although their theoretical foundations are in the field of science, you’ll find STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) playing a more mainstream role, with a case being made for the need for art…

The changing nature of careers for young women

By WITT

Does what young girls like to do now shape how they are thinking about a future career? How? Here’s our perspective: many of today’s young girls have the tools and opportunities to do great things as they grow up. Education is getting more interactive. There’s a lot more learning of different types available online. And…