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The Two Montessoris: The Rise And Fall And Rebirth Of An Educational Revolution

The Two Montessoris: The Rise And Fall And Rebirth Of An Educational Revolution

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ day ago

Had Maria Montessori died in 1913 at age 43, at the height of her fame and insight, this would be a pretty straightforward article about somebody who saw a problem and used her own...

Dr. Maria Montessori: When Genius Devours Itself

Dr. Maria Montessori: When Genius Devours Itself

womenyoushouldknow.net     3+ day ago

There are some people who lack the splendid good sense of dying at the right time - geniuses who flared with an early fire and then ground out their latter days in petty feuds and ...

Gentleman Jack: New HBO Series Based On True-Story, Coded Diaries Of Anne Lister (1791   1840), Landowner, Entrepreneur,    First Modern Lesbian

Gentleman Jack: New HBO Series Based On True-Story, Coded Diaries Of Anne Lister (1791 1840), Landowner, Entrepreneur, First Modern Les...

womenyoushouldknow.net     5+ day ago

Gentleman Jack: New HBO Series Based On True-Story, Coded Diaries Of Anne Lister (1791-1840), Landowner, Entrepreneur, `First Modern Lesbian' Set in 1832 West Yorkshire, England, ...

Big Little Lies Season Two Trailer Has Been Released

womenyoushouldknow.net     5+ day ago

We're heading back to Monterey! Big Little Lies, the award-winning HBO series based on Liane Moriarty's bestselling book, is back for season two. Premiering in June, the seven-episode drama will cont...

You Have the Right To Take Up Space:  A Guide To Flying While Fat

You Have the Right To Take Up Space: A Guide To Flying While Fat

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

I have a mantra that I say every time I prepare for a flight: "You have the right to take up space." I repeat it over and over like a meditation. I say it in my head at first, slow...

Official Trailer: Wine Country, New Netflix Comedy Starring Amy Poehler,  Maya Rudolph,  Ana Gasteyer, Rachel Dratch

Official Trailer: Wine Country, New Netflix Comedy Starring Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Ana Gasteyer, Rachel Dratch

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

Official Trailer: Wine Country, New Netflix Comedy Starring Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Ana Gasteyer, Rachel Dratch Official Synopsis: In honor of Rebecca's (Rachel Dratch) 50th bi...

Stomping Stigmas: My Real Talk On Malignant Divorce, An Opioid Addicted Child, And Depression

Stomping Stigmas: My Real Talk On Malignant Divorce, An Opioid Addicted Child, And Depression

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

Here's what I believe: if you tell your story, it will help someone else. I know that to be true from when I shared about my anxiety disorder related to my health (after first mela...

Dame Daphne Sheldrick And The Half Century Struggle To Save The Elephants Of Kenya

Dame Daphne Sheldrick And The Half Century Struggle To Save The Elephants Of Kenya

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

A mother elephant staggers forward, arrows protruding from her flank and legs, poison coursing through her blood that is attacking her muscles and making every step ahead an exerci...

Vulvas: Officially Scarier Than Satan

Vulvas: Officially Scarier Than Satan

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

A cartoon from the 1800s shows the devil being chased off by a woman lifting her skirts, because vulvas are apparently worse than the source of all evil. By Amy Jones - Vulva. The...

   Queens of Daytime    Explores Women   s Empowerment In The 1950s

Queens of Daytime Explores Women s Empowerment In The 1950s

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

Did you know that in the 1950s soap operas were actually owned and operated by detergent companies? As the companies worked to increase their profit margins, they saved money by hi...

Homecoming: A Film By Beyonc

Homecoming: A Film By Beyonc

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ week ago

Set to the words and voice of Maya Angelou, the teaser trailer for Beyonce's new film Homecoming gives a glimpse to what is sure to be an incredible spectacular. "Homecoming presen...

Gone, Fission: How Lise Meitner Was Written Out Of The Nuclear Age

Gone, Fission: How Lise Meitner Was Written Out Of The Nuclear Age

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ week ago

To fully appreciate Lise Meitner, you have to first forget everything you learned about the atom in high school. Forget that the nucleus is made up of neutral particles called neu...

New F-email Phone Cases Celebrate Women In STEM History, Benefit Leading Gender Equality Nonprofit

New F-email Phone Cases Celebrate Women In STEM History, Benefit Leading Gender Equality Nonprofit

womenyoushouldknow.net     3+ week ago

Ada Lovelace. Grace Hopper. Hedy Lamarr. Betty Holberton. Katherine Johnson. Annie Easley. Karen Spaerck Jones. Margaret Hamilton. These are women everyone should know because of t...

Leona Marshall Libby And The American Atomic Bomb

Leona Marshall Libby And The American Atomic Bomb

womenyoushouldknow.net     3+ week ago

Leona Woods (1919-1986) was only 23 years old, fresh from wrapping up her PhD work in spectroscopy in the basement of the University of Chicago's Eckhart Hall, when she was hand-pi...

From Where I Stand:    If women are empowered, we can create more peaceful societies        Papiya Parvin, Bangladesh

From Where I Stand: If women are empowered, we can create more peaceful societies Papiya Parvin, Bangladesh

womenyoushouldknow.net     3+ week ago

By UN Women - Papiya Parvin from Debhata Upazilla, Bangladesh, has just bought a cow to start her own farm. She is also the first woman from her village who travelled to Tokyo to s...

Groundbreaking Series Women, War and Peace Returns To PBS

womenyoushouldknow.net     4+ week ago

In honor of Women's History Month, the groundbreaking series Women, War & Peace returns this week to PBS. "The new series demonstrates how some of the biggest international stories of recent memory ar...

Meet Caroline Herschel (1750-1848): History   s First Professional Woman Astronomer

Meet Caroline Herschel (1750-1848): History s First Professional Woman Astronomer

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

Meet Caroline Herschel (1750-1848): History's First Professional Woman Astronomer In 2092, if there are still humans on our planet to look and to see, a comet will appear in the n...

Dr. Cardy Raper And The Forty Year Search For The Key To Mushroom Sex

Dr. Cardy Raper And The Forty Year Search For The Key To Mushroom Sex

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

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Thanks To Juliette Gordon Low The First-Ever Girl Scouts Meeting In The U.S. Happened Today In 1912

Thanks To Juliette Gordon Low The First-Ever Girl Scouts Meeting In The U.S. Happened Today In 1912

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

On March 12 in 1912, Juliette Gordon Low (1860-1927) assembled 18 girls from Savannah, Georgia for the first-ever Girl Scouts meeting in the U.S. It signaled the birth of an Americ...

Nkeiruka Obi, Banker Turned Champion Of Children With Clefts And Their Mothers, On How We Can All Be Humanitarians

Nkeiruka Obi, Banker Turned Champion Of Children With Clefts And Their Mothers, On How We Can All Be Humanitarians

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

By Nkeiruka Obi - Here's the story of a woman you should know: Konate Diomande Siami, a mother from Cote d'Ivoire in Africa who gave birth to five children, three of which were bor...

Girl Rising Debuts Powerful Short Film    Brave Girl Rising

Girl Rising Debuts Powerful Short Film Brave Girl Rising

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

On this International Women's Day, Girl Rising, the non-profit behind the global campaign for girls' education and empowerment, debuts their powerful new short film Brave Girl Risi...

Downloadable STEM Role Models Posters Inspire Global Frenzy, Released In 7 Additional Languages

Downloadable STEM Role Models Posters Inspire Global Frenzy, Released In 7 Additional Languages

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

Downloadable STEM Role Models Posters Inspire Global Frenzy, Released In 7 Additional Languages Last month we featured a downloadable set of eight stunning and brilliantly inspiri...

Empowerment Starts Within You    High School Senior Shares Her Powerful Perspective

Empowerment Starts Within You High School Senior Shares Her Powerful Perspective

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

By Liz, a high school senior at Milton Hershey School - It has taken a lot for me to become the woman I am today, and I still have a long way to go. At the end of my junior year o...

60 Minutes Cut Women Leaders Out Of A Story On Getting Girls Into Tech, And It Broke The Internet

60 Minutes Cut Women Leaders Out Of A Story On Getting Girls Into Tech, And It Broke The Internet

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

By Ruthe Farmer & Dr. Leigh Ann DeLyser, CSforALL - Sunday March 3, at the start of Women's History Month, 60 Minutes aired a segment on changing the rates at which girls pursue co...

Powerful Recruitment Video Celebrates Heroic Women Pilots Serving In U.S. Air Force

Powerful Recruitment Video Celebrates Heroic Women Pilots Serving In U.S. Air Force

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

In honor of International Women's Day and leveraging the excitement around "Captain Marvel", the first Marvel Studios superhero movie led by a woman, Oscar-winner Brie Larson, who ...

The Many Triumphs And Long Fall Of Nuclear Physicist Harriet Brooks (1876-1933)

The Many Triumphs And Long Fall Of Nuclear Physicist Harriet Brooks (1876-1933)

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

Reading the life of Harriet Brooks (1876-1933) is like watching the gradual, inevitable unfolding of a horror movie. There's that same idyllic, promising beginning that suddenly gi...

Theano of Croton And The Pythagorean Women Of Ancient Greece

Theano of Croton And The Pythagorean Women Of Ancient Greece

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

2500 years ago, in a small but soon to be revered town in Southern Italy, a group of men and women gathered, united by the proposition that the universe is, at its base, Numbers. T...

12-Year-Old Artist and Author Lends Her Talent To Paint Portrait Of A Woman Everyone Should Know

12-Year-Old Artist and Author Lends Her Talent To Paint Portrait Of A Woman Everyone Should Know

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

Trisha Rao has been painting since the age of 2, and has always loved to express herself through art and poetry. Now 12, she's created over 300 acrylic paintings, and is the proud ...

Hannatu Yusuf On Her Escape From Boko Haram And The T-Shirt That Saved Her Life

Hannatu Yusuf On Her Escape From Boko Haram And The T-Shirt That Saved Her Life

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

"This t-shirt saved my life," Hannatu Yusuf confirms, clutching a tattered white shirt. "When I ran to escape Boko Haram, my chest was bare. All my children and I were barefoot, to...

Period. End Of Sentence. The  Menstruation Taboo-Busting Documentary Short That Just Won The Oscar

Period. End Of Sentence. The Menstruation Taboo-Busting Documentary Short That Just Won The Oscar

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

"When a girl gets her period in the United States, she may miss a class. When a girl gets her period in a developing country, she may never go to school again. A period should end ...

From Book Character To Plush Toy, Sheila Duncan s Trouble the Dog Comforts Kids In Crisis

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

After retiring from a long, successful career as the owner of Maddie's, a Marblehead, Massachusetts institution, and world-renowned sailing bar and restaurant, Sheila Duncan refocused her deep love fo...

Shrill A First Look At The New Body Positive Comedy Coming Soon

womenyoushouldknow.net     1+ mon ago

Shrill follows "Annie, described as a fat young woman who wants to change her life -- but not her body. Annie is trying to make it as a journalist while juggling bad boyfriends, sick parents and a per...

Sheila Duncan Brings Hope Where There   s Trouble

Sheila Duncan Brings Hope Where There s Trouble

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

Sheila Duncan Brings Hope Where There s Trouble Sheila Duncan, along with Trouble the Dog, is changing children s lives around the wor...

Julia Robinson And The Cracking Of Hilbert   s 10th Problem

Julia Robinson And The Cracking Of Hilbert s 10th Problem

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

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Mother-Daughter Duo Spotlight Black Women Who Made History With Powerful Photography Project

Mother-Daughter Duo Spotlight Black Women Who Made History With Powerful Photography Project

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

Who was the first girl chemist? When a then 7-year-old Georgia asked this question in 2017, her mother, Shauna, a photographer and homeschooler, seized the opportunity to dive ...

Must See Documentary Features Chefs You Should Know Leading    Kitchen Culture    Revolution [Trailer]

Must See Documentary Features Chefs You Should Know Leading Kitchen Culture Revolution [Trailer]

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

Anne Sophie Pic, Angela Hartnett, Anita Lo, Amanda Cohen, Victoria Blamey, Suzanne Barr, Charlotte Langley, Ivy Knight ( pictured above from left to right). Among these ...

10 Love Notes That Remind Us Why Doing    Women?s Work    Matters

10 Love Notes That Remind Us Why Doing Women?s Work Matters

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

We recently shared our truth. Now in our 8th year of telling women s untold stories, amplifying their voices, championing their causes, joining their fights, and celebrating ...

You Don?t Know What You?ve Got ?Til It?s Gone? Why We Need To Support WYSK Now

You Don?t Know What You?ve Got ?Til It?s Gone? Why We Need To Support WYSK Now

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

By Lori Day - If you're like me and like most people, sometimes you don't know what you've got `til it's gone. Joni Mitchell turned that sentiment into a song in 1970, the same yea...

Be Our Galentine    3 WYSKy Ways To Say    Im In!

Be Our Galentine 3 WYSKy Ways To Say I'm In!

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

Leslie Knope calls it "only the best day of the year!" We think so too. This Galentine's Day - well, every day! - "ladies celebrate ladies" at Women You Should Know. Say, "I'm in!"...

Dr. Anne Innis Dagg, Giraffe, And The Winding Road Of The Citizen Scientist

Dr. Anne Innis Dagg, Giraffe, And The Winding Road Of The Citizen Scientist

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

Dr. Anne Innis Dagg, Giraffe, And The Winding Road Of The Citizen Scientist In 1957 Anne Innis (b. 1933) became the first woman to attempt a solo animal research expedition in Afr...

Our Favorite Science Teacher, A 9-Year-Old Aspiring Nobel Laureate, Demos Hair Raising Lesson

Our Favorite Science Teacher, A 9-Year-Old Aspiring Nobel Laureate, Demos Hair Raising Lesson

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

When we first met Samatha Kranthijanya she was 6 years old and taught us the fundamentals of dark matter using cake (as dark matter) and candy (as the stars in the galaxy). At age ...

Downloadable STEM Role Models Posters Celebrate Women Innovators As Illustrated By Women Artists

Downloadable STEM Role Models Posters Celebrate Women Innovators As Illustrated By Women Artists

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

Of its STEM Role Models posters collection, Nevertheless podcast explained, "The women featured serve as amazing role models in their fields of science, technology, engineering, an...

National Geographic Joins Forces With Barbie To Inspire The Next Generation Of Explorers

National Geographic Joins Forces With Barbie To Inspire The Next Generation Of Explorers

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

To inspire the next generation of explorers, National Geographic and Mattel are coming out with a new line of Barbies centered around exploration, science, conservation and researc...

More Than A Prize Unwon: The Manifold Legacies Of Rosalind Franklin

More Than A Prize Unwon: The Manifold Legacies Of Rosalind Franklin

womenyoushouldknow.net     2+ mon ago

When Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958) succumbed to cancer at the age of thirty-seven, she left behind monumental contributions to three different fields of science, any one of which w...


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