#linklog: "Hannah Fry: Why do so few women excel at maths? Sexism, of course"

"Self-belief matters. Recently, a decade long study from Denmark showed that if you give extra feedback to school kids on their ability in maths – in short, just tell the girls they really are good at the subject – it not only has a huge impact on their confidence, but it more than halves the gender gap once those students get to degree level." Hannah Fry is great. #

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