I Wish Co-Founder Gillian Keating discusses how we can address the information and confidence gaps facing women in STEM Read More
I Wish Campus Weeks STEM I Wish Campus Weeks were extended from two to four Higher Education Institutes in Ireland for TY students to encourage them to pursue a career in the STEM industry. For five days approximately 200 transition year girls have the opportunity to attend some of the leading Higher Education Institutes and experience […]
Student “change makers” call on Government to support the promotion of careers in STEM among young girls The launch of the 2019 I WISH survey results saw the female change makers of tomorrow attend Leinster House to engage with the Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh TD and other elected representatives. These young […]
We are delighted to receive the Cairdeas Award from the American Chamber of Commerce last night, recognising I Wish for community impact. Congratulations to all the team!
Survey shows many feels there are easier ways to get CAO points than studying Stem: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/education/most-secondary-school-girls-face-confidence-gap-over-science-technology-and-maths-1.4015256
I Wish has released its annual survey of more than 2,200 Transition Year students, which shows secondary school girls and their teachers still don’t know enough about STEM subjects and the careers that can follow. Key findings include: 59% of girls say they don’t know enough about STEM 93% of teachers say self-belief in girls’ […]