Category: DIY, Girlpreneurs

Join us for a tweetchat on Thursday October 22nd at 7pm ET.  You’ll get to connect with us (Bright Girls) and two amazing companies: IAmElemental and Yellow Scope.  We’ll be tweeting about using play to close the gender gap!  #closethegap A little about the experts you’ll meet on the chat: IAmElemental has thoughtfully redefined the action figure.  Creator, Julie Kerwin, has reframed …

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Category: Girlpreneurs, STEM

  There’s a lot of work that goes into a successful Kickstarter campaign, but it all starts with a great idea.  Yellow Scope, rigorous science kits for girls, was successfully funded on Kickstarter at the end of 2014.   I spoke with co-founders and scientists Kelly McCollum and Marcie Colledge to get the origin story of their STEM business idea. BG: Your …

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