13th Annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day is Feb 20th

On February 20, 2014, women engineers, along with their male counterparts, will engage and mentor as many as one million girls around the country during the 13th Annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. The day offers workshops, lab tours, on-line discussions and interactive, hands-on activities at businesses, universities, libraries and other venues across the country.

In 2014, Girl Day is again highlighted by a live #STEMchat on Twitter, set for February 19th at 9:00 pm (ET). #STEMchat is a monthly Twitter conversation that brings together parents, educators and STEM professionals to share ideas and resources to raise STEM-loving kids. To participate in the #STEMchat, tweet #Girlday2014 or #STEMchat.

This year’s chat focuses on the school-to-career track in engineering for girls, with a specific focus on inspiring, motivating and ultimately retaining girls in the field.

Find out more about Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day by watching this short video. For additional information, visit http://www.discovere.org/our-programs/girl-day.