Math in Motion ... Girls in Gear 2016

The annual  Math in Motion ... Girls in Gear program was held at UTSC for grade nine girls. The event offers programming in math and science to up to 100 grade nine girls for a day to foster their skill and love for mathematics and science.  This year we were delighted to have Premier Kathleen Wynne as the keynote speaker for the event. Also present this year was the Hon. Tracy MacCharles, Ontario's Minister of Children & Youth Services.

To read more, see
http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/aboutus/blog/2016/05/13/closing-stem-gender-gap
http://ose.utsc.utoronto.ca/ose/story.php?id=8457&sectid=1
http://www.mimgig.com/
https://www.thestar.com/opinion/commentary/2016/05/12/we-must-multiply-efforts-to-support-girls-pursuit-of-math.html
http://www.insidetoronto.com/news-story/6554345-premier-wynne-joins-utsc-event-encouraging-gta-girls-to-pursue-math-careers/

Below are photos from the event: