Consider this gender imbalance data for a moment:

gender imbalance data 2018

Below are a selection of genuine headlines, taken from articles highlighting the gender gap in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.  There is no argument that there is a disparity between the genders when we look at the numbers.  As a ‘woman-in-STEM’, I live it every day. 

I just wonder why the flip side of that coin is not seen as a headline grabbing issue. Surely if we are truly striving for gender ‘equality’ should it not be in all directions? I have re-written these headlines, to get you thinking, talking, discussing…..

Discussion Headlines Gender Imbalance

Equality is equality. May be we should consider both sides of the issue instead of just one?

Discussion: Alternate headlines for Gender Imbalance Data?