Today’s toys that are made for boys are exposing them to skills that could be used in adulthood such skills like computer science, and engineering. “Meanwhile, despite 57% of women working outside the home, toys marketed to girls still largely focus on the domestic realm, like dolls, clothes, kitchenware and even toy vacuums.” Toys are not the only problem, apps are as well. The push for gender neutral toys and apps can expose more children to the STEM field and build “…their self-efficacy in these areas.”

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