The curriculum, completed last November under an NSF grant, accompanies the
documentary film, The Gender Chip, the story of five college women and their
mentors studying in science, mathematics and technology careers. With lessons
and units for boy and girls grades 4 and up, the curriculum promotes study,
advising, and mentoring, as well as deeper understanding of the historic and
current participation of women in science.
Dr. Henry, whose mother was a pioneer Black and female chemist at NIH during the