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Study: Girls Internalize Gender Stereotypes By Age 6

A study of 400 students found that as early as age 6, girls begin to develop the perception that boys are smarter and more skilled than girls. What do you think?

  • “Would marketing a line of pink calculators help?”

    Rodney Dolan Molasses Bottler
  • “Well, I was already internalizing gender stereotypes at age 4.”

    Liam Jeffers Raccoon Trapper
  • “I regret helping my son with his diorama if it made anyone feel inadequate.”

    Lauren Host Lace Hemmer

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