Posts tagged with “girls-in-stem”

You Go Girls! Celebrating Awesome Women in STEM July 29, 2018

Gender Neutrality in STEM

Last week, we posted a quote on Facebook from Ayah Bdeir, littleBits’ founder and CEO, that said: “At littleBits we strongly believe that gender neutrality is essential for encouraging girls to pursue STEM and STEAM.” We were surprised to see some pushback in the comments — specifically, from people who felt that by encouraging girls […]

The Results Are In: Winners of National Competition Featuring the Droid Inventor Kit April 6, 2018

Back in November, littleBits announced The littleBits Competition: Droid Inventor Kit in collaboration with Lucasfilm — a competition which invited kids, families, and Star Wars fans in the U.S., U.K., and Canada to share their own unique Droid creations with the global inventor community. Our goal was to to challenge kids to think outside the […]