Mums juggling work and homeschooling, children paying the price

Even though it has been a big struggle to work and homeschool my 4 year old, I thought I was managing ok…..until today. My son was playing at being me, and said some hard truths. As a creative activity I helped him to make a laptop from a cardboard box, to make it educational IContinue reading “Mums juggling work and homeschooling, children paying the price”

Girls toys vs. boys toys and their influence on the STEM gender gap

In the UK, at GCSE Level, girls account for less than a quarter of computing entries, so is not a surprise that only 12% of engineers are female. I have been in the engineering industry for over a decade, and even though I have worked with other female colleagues along the way, there really haven’tContinue reading “Girls toys vs. boys toys and their influence on the STEM gender gap”