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Kim Wargo is the Head of School of a new high school coming to Chicago in Fall 2017- GEMS World Academy Chicago. Here, she shares with us what this unique school will bring to its students and to the city of Chicago. Read more

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From when we are very young, we are encouraged to read because it exercises our brain and is even a good way to wind down. But did you know that it also helps boys build confidence and positive self-esteem? Here, author C.J. Quinn explains why. Read more

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November is Transgender Awareness Month and this year’s theme is “True to You”—how every person has the right to identify as their authentic self without fear of discrimination. An interview with Lee Schubert on what it means to be transgender. Read more

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Generating awareness starts at home, extends to the classroom, and carries over to pre-professional settings. Here are some important steps parents, teachers and industry leaders can take to encourage girls to pursue tech careers. Read more

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It's a well-known fact that there aren't a whole lot of women in STEM fields. How can we change that? In this article, physicist and author Lesley L. Smith says it starts by encouraging girls to defy conventional standards at a young age. Read more

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