Our behavior is regulated by our beliefs and values that have developed through our experiences. Barriers to our success are often created by our self-perceptions resulting from cultural expectations these experiences generate. Stereotype threat is a phenomenon that occurs when an individual identif more
This is the Fusion Workbook, which would be issued to each participant on The Fusion Programme - Skills and Strategies for the Family.It is a 112-page booklet, containing everything required by participants on the programme (including space for personal notes). It is available in hard copy from more
Nontraditional Occupations (NTO) are careers that employ 25% of less of one gender. Predictions for the job market over the next ten years suggest that NTO's will grow and dominate the market. This translates to a demand for individuals who have the talents and skills required to fill these jobs. Fo more
This short article discusses the benefits of single-sex classes. Teachers claim that boys are more likely to band together and help one another rather than compete among themselves as they do when girls are present. Reading is also looked at as less of a "girl thing" because they see only each other more
This presentation highlights NTO and Stereotype Threat - providing a brief overview of the two.
Middle-skills jobs, those that reauire more than high school but less than a four year degree, make-up the largest part of America's labor market. Key industries are unable to find enough trained workers to fill these jobs. The result is economic growth is stifled. This workshop will provide an over more