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With patience for problem-solving, ’tween girls work through advanced math. Check out the winners of the Pretty Brainy math game, “Dress for the Party.” Winners received Pretty Brainy stickers and girls’ T-shirts.
Girls’ Fashion Goes in Hand with Mathematics On March 19, 2012, Preston Middle School in Fort Collins, CO, held their annual Math Carnival involving booths from students and yours truly, Pretty Brainy. Each booth had a different math-related game that students could play using tickets purchased at the door. Aside from showing off their latest […]
To Honor Babe’s 100th Birthday, Get Moving: Professional & Economic Benefits of Fitness & Why Babe Didrikson Zaharias Is Unforgettable
We’ll remember the drive to win that Didrikson exemplified — yes, she would brag about how she was going to win, but she was relentless about training and never failed to back up her big-mouth pronouncements. The morning after a given victory she would resume training. She would drive golf balls until after dark and her hands were bloody on the grip.
“The biggest thing I learned is this: ‘You are not going to die because you don’t have the love of a man. Love of self is far greater than the love of any other human being.’” — Pamela Cook, 2010 Woman of Vision Honoree