Minister attacks myth of girls’ jobs and boys’ jobs


A minister is set to challenge a “persistent and debilitating myth that girls don’t do science”.

“No student should feel restricted by their gender”, Jenny Willott, Women and Equalities Minister is expected to say.

She will be speaking at the launch of a project to “stamp out gender bias” in schools and get more girls to study maths and sciences at A-level.

http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/education-27663695

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