littleBits is an education tech company that is transforming the way kids learn so they can grow up to be tomorrow’s changemakers -- no matter their age, gender, race, nationality, or ability. It has sold millions of its STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art and Math) kits in over 70 countries. Its online learning community JAM that helps kids turn their passions into creative skills has more than 1.5 million projects uploaded by kids in subjects such as astronomy, pizza making, and woodworking. Almost 40 percent of the kids using littleBits kits are girls, which is four times the industry average.
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The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified worldwide entertainment company with operations in four business segments: Media Networks; Parks, Experiences and Products; Studio Entertainment; and Direct-to-Consumer and International. Disney is a Dow 30 company and had annual revenues of $59.4 billion in its Fiscal Year 2018.
university of california, davis
Since UC Davis first opened in 1908, they’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into their 100-plus-year history along with a reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society. UC Davis has a strong commitment to increasing diversity and inclusion within the STEM fields as national leader in STEM education. More information about UC Davis can be found athttps://www.ucdavis.edu/ and https://stemstrategies.ucdavis.edu. As part of UC Davis’ commitment to advancing women in STEM, the University leads California Million Women Mentors. More information can be found here: https://www.millionwomenmentors.com/ca