Date of Award
Master of Science
Lynn L. Hodge
Stergios G. Botzakias, Geri A. Landry
This literature review is intended to collect recommendations for practices in secondary education that promote gender equity in math and science. A brief overview of the history of gender and gender equity in mathematics, science and related fields will be provided, along with an examination of current aspects of gender equity in science and math that remain to be addressed. Recommendations for practices of secondary mathematics teachers that promote gender equity will be given with reference to practice theory and situated learning.
Watts, Lauren Ashley, "Recommendations for Teachers and Researchers: Supporting Female Learners of Secondary Mathematics: A Review of Literature. " Master's Thesis, University of Tennessee, 2015.