High-Tech High Heels supports programs in North Texas that prepare girls to pursue degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) by working with both educators and students.
Programs funded by High-Tech High Heels include:
Equity Training for Educators
Builds awareness, enhances skills in equity teaching, provides research based-strategies and coaching
STEM Career workshops for Educators
Informs counselors, teachers and administrators about STEM careers and dispels stereotypes
Physics Camps for High School Girls
here for an interview with one of our graduates and see how
her camp experience inspired her to become an engineer.
Raises awareness of opportunities in STEM, boosts confidence and prepares students for Advanced Placement Physics
Watch a video
to discover why one
of our donors gives to the High-Tech High Heels Fund.
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Physics Summer Camps
camps have a new brand: Design Connect Create! Visit the new
website and learn more about the sessions offered this summer.
2014 High-Tech High
Heels Friendraiser is March 25 at Abacus Restaurant
Please plan to attend our
High-Tech High Heels
Friendraiser on March 25, 2014. Join us, and bring a friend to this
fantastic evening to enjoy a cocktail reception, wine pull, silent auction and
networking with others who are committed to helping more local students pursue
STEM degrees and careers. All of the funds raised through these activities will
be invested back into programs that High-Tech High Heels supports, including
equity training and STEM career workshops for educators and physics camps for
local high school girls.
There is no charge for admission, but space is limited!
Please RSVP by
2013 AP Physics Camps
Two AP Physics Summer Camps held at Dallas ISD and the University of
Texas at Dallas (UTD) gave nearly 80 North Texas girls an exciting, hands-on
STEM learning experience. The 2013 camps were hosted by NAPE (National Alliance
for Partnerships in Equity Education).
this video of the DISD camp and see how much fun the students and teachers
had while learning about advanced science and math concepts.
High-Tech High Heels Speakers Bureau
We connect STEM professionals with local organizations to inspire and
encourage middle school and high school students, especially under-represented
minorities, to pursue careers in STEM fields.
Register to join the
Request a speaker
for your STEM event
Helping Girls Engineer Their Future
Need help talking to young girls about engineering careers?
>>> Check out these resources