Supporting girls' education in STEM is not only the right thing to do but the smart thing to do. It's time to unleash girls' potential in STEM. The gender imbalance in STEM is not only bad for women - it's bad for the economy.

Source: No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project

21% of girls say their parents have encouraged them to be an actress, while 10% of girls say their parents have encouraged them to think about an engineering career.

Source: Harris Interactive for the American Society for Quality