Five Ways Listed To Inspire Female Students To Enter STEM Fields


Kara Kennedy, in the “Women 2.0” section for Forbes (8/6, Kennedy), lists five ways businesses can encourage female students to enter STEM fields: host a visit to a facility; speak in classrooms; engage students in ways to solve “real-world problems;” provide summer internships; and offer incentives to employees to mentor students. Kennedy believes these measures will “engage and inspire students.”