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For the first time in American history there are now a million more female college graduates than male. As recently as 2000 it was the opposite: There were a million more men than women with a bachelor’s or graduate degree.
There is so much to see and learn on The Girl Effect. First watch the video, then check out the website.
After centuries of prejudice holding girls back, many countries are now giving both genders equal access to education. The results are impressive—for girls. In most subject areas, they are outperforming boys, from grade school through college graduation. Why?