Perhaps no issue causes more consternation for parents than that of gender. There's just so much anxiety around it all, and parents don't know what they are responsible for or how much any of this matters to their child growing up to be a happy and healthy adult.
I've talked with many women who work as academics in the field of higher education, and in so doing I have come to realize that my experience as a professor is very different from their experience.
Did you see the Always #LikeAGirl Super Bowl XLIX commercial? Why does this commercial matter?