The gender gap

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The Zoom revolution largely benefited men. Is job sharing the way forward for women’s workplace flexibility? | Amy Bach
With the right match of people and division of responsibilities, workplaces may well find themselves getting two minds for the price of one

Amy Bach

15, Jan, 2023 @2:00 PM

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We must raise boys’ attainment – but not at the expense of girls | Letters
Letters: Heather Box suggests a year off between school and university; Derrick Cameron says the way boys and girls are raised should be examined; and Andrew Castleton recommends a form of national service

Letters

23, Sep, 2022 @4:44 PM

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If I mention the ‘modern male struggle’, do you roll your eyes? It’s time to stop looking away | Gaby Hinsliff
Progressives should take these problems seriously, says Guardian columnist Gaby Hinsliff

Gaby Hinsliff

20, Sep, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Offensive graffiti, attitudes targeted in NSW bid to improve conditions for female construction workers
The ‘culture standard’ will trial family friendly hours, dedicated spaces for women and address pay gaps at two government construction sites

Tamsin Rose

07, Sep, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Lionesses’ legacy at risk as school PE fails girls, experts warn
In the past 10 years alone, 42,000 hours of PE lessons have been lost in secondary schools – and girls are the worst hit

Miranda Bryant

06, Aug, 2022 @4:15 PM

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Underestimated: why young women are shying away from economics
Fewer young women are taking up economics study, and many who do are underestimating how good they are at it. It could have consequences far beyond the classroom

Rafqa Touma

15, Apr, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Covid has intensified gender inequalities, global study finds
Researchers find women hit harder by negative social and economic impacts of the pandemic than men

Andrew Gregory Health editor

02, Mar, 2022 @11:30 PM

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Girls overtake boys in A-level and GCSE maths, so are they ‘smarter’?
Girls storm last bastion of male academic attainment as experts question notion of the ‘gendered brain’

Richard Adams Education editor

13, Aug, 2021 @3:49 PM

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Why aren’t more girls in the UK choosing to study computing and technology?
As the proportion of girls taking these subjects remains low, teachers reveal why they believe that is and what they’re doing about it

Lynsey Hope

28, Jun, 2021 @12:39 PM

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Johnson accused of hypocrisy over G7 girls’ education pledge
Announcement of £430m funding for 90 countries comes only weeks after ‘inexcusable’ foreign aid cuts

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

11, Jun, 2021 @3:59 PM

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Gender stereotyping is harming young people's mental health, finds UK report
Fawcett Society urges government to tackle stereotypes in education and advertising

Rebecca Smithers Consumer affairs correspondent

15, Dec, 2020 @12:01 AM

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White female academics are being privileged above women - and men - of colour | Kalwant Bhopal
Universities take easy route by addressing gender inequality while sidestepping awkward issue of race

Kalwant Bhopal

28, Jul, 2020 @6:15 AM

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