Resources

Eleanor Roosevelt: http://www.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/education/resources/bio_er.html

A speech from President Obama: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVVEXNWsjFsand  https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/02/29/presidential-proclamation-womens-history-month-2016

The National Women’s History Project’s Honorees for 2016: http://www.nwhp.org/womens-history-month/2016-theme/

Observing Women’s History Month with the United States Army:  http://www.army.mil/article/164649/Army_observes_Women_s_History_Month_on_Capitol_Hill/?from=RSS

The history behind Women’s History Month: http://time.com/4238999/womens-history-month-history/

Some good Women’s History Month reading recommendations: http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/03/gender-studies-25-teenagers-recommend-readings-for-womens-history-month/?_r=0

Pew Research Center survey: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/04/14/on-equal-pay-day-everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-gender-pay-gap/

John Green explaining the details of the gender pay gap: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=it0EYBBl5LI

The truth about some common thoughts on the gender pay gap: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/five-myths-about-the-gender-pay-gap/2014/07/25/9e5cff34-fcd5-11e3-8176-f2c941cf35f1_story.html

A guide to understanding the gender pay gap: http://www.aauw.org/files/2015/02/The-Simple-Truth_Spring-2015.pdf

Discussing paid work versus unpaid work: http://www.oecd.org/gender/data/balancingpaidworkunpaidworkandleisure.htm

Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/04/20/report-lew-considered-anthony-10-bill/83274530/

Women on currency: http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/06/an-extremely-brief-history-of-women-on-us-paper-currency/454458/

Prevention Is Possible! campaignhttp://www.nsvrc.org/saam/2016-campaign

What you can do: http://www.nsvrc.org/blogs/saam/five-ways-get-involved-saam-end-april

Statistics about sexual assault: http://www.nsvrc.org/sites/default/files/publications_nsvrc_factsheet_media-packet_statistics-about-sexual-violence_0.pdf

Crisis centers that are allied with the National Sexual Violence Resource Centerhttp://www.nsvrc.org/organizations?tid=8&tid_1=All

Taking precautions to protect yourself: https://rainn.org/get-information/sexual-assault-prevention

More on Team USA 2016: http://www.teamusa.org/News/2016/July/23/US-Olympic-Committee-Announces-555-Member-2016-US-Olympic-Team

Hillary’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOmwVXDdKRM

Michelle Obama’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AaKju-TrEmU

Bill Clinton’s speechhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8RchVnIn_-Y

Chelsea Clinton’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-Viu9agKuk

Joe Biden’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7mADPwsjD_E

President Barack Obama’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98R-H6mBXSM

Meyrl Streep’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GSUcqob2OKA

Elizabeth Warren’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0EsVKS4ADw

Sarah Silverman’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RjF1ziPuIA

Bernie Sanders’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9rtXaPV5SYM

America Ferrera and Lena Dunham’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESfEGz1QFts

Elizabeth Banks’s speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-XniV1osgHM

SAT Prep: https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat

Sign up for the ACT: http://www.act.org/content/act/en.html

Sign up for the SAT: sat.collegeboard.org/login

Emily May on the BBC, Why do Men Shout at Women on the Street March 25, 2011: http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-12771938

Emily May on the Guardian Press, Sister Act: Women Take on Street Harassers. March 6, 2011.: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2011/mar/06/sister-act-women-on-harassers

Emily May on the New York Times, Keeping Women Safe on the Road. February 28, 2011.: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/01/business/01road.html?_r=3

Emily May on ABC: “New York Anti-Street Harassment Group Asks Women to Hollaback!” June 29, 2011.: http://abcnews.go.com/US/york-anti-street-harassment-group-asks-women-hollaback/story?id=13908039

Official website of Hillary Clinton: hillaryclinton.com