Girl Power

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Gender Gap

In 2014, female full time workers made only 79 cents for every dollar earned by men. This is a 21% gender wage gap.

Our country wants us to succeed...the future depends on it.

How do we feel the GIRL POWER?

Why should we be proud?

According to scientific research:

*Girls have superior language abilities when compared to boys.

*Girls mature more quickly than boys.

*Girls are as athletic as boys.

*Girls with strong self esteem and confidence perform better in math and science.

Bergland, Christopher. "Scientists Identify Why Girls Often Mature Faster Than Boys." Psychology Today. Psychology Today, 20 Dec. 2013. Web. 16 Feb. 2016.

"Boys' And Girls' Brains Are Different: Gender Differences In Language Appear Biological." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 5 Mar. 2008. Web. 16 Feb. 2016.

Keller, Emma G. "Girls and Science: Why the Gender Gap Exists and What to Do about It." The Guardian. Guardian News and Media, 05 Feb. 2013. Web. 16 Feb. 2016.

Melnick, Meredith. "Girls Are As Athletic As Boys, Study Says." The Huffington Post.,

7 June 2012. Web. 16 Feb. 2016.