Author Archives: KB Gibson

About KB Gibson

I am a writer who writes a little of everything--fiction, travel, children's books and articles, copywriting, curriculum.My perfect vacation would be to sit on a beach or look out over the mountains and read books. I never get to read as much as I want.

Girls Rock STEM

If you work in education, you know about STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. In recent years, a strong STEM push has been occurring in our schools. The U.S. ranks 27 among developed nations in the proportion of students receiving degrees … Continue reading

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Amazing Women in History

Don’t forget to drop by Kerilynn Engel’s fascinating site, Amazing Women in History, to read about, well, amazing women in history. This is a site that looks at women you may not have heard of, but who should be in … Continue reading

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Native American Women in History

When recognizing women past and present, many heroines are white. Increasing numbers of African American women are finally being recognized—Sojourner Truth, Bessie Coleman, Mae Jamison, Condoleezza Rice, Lena Horne, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman. Still, it’s only a fraction of the … Continue reading

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Celebrating Women

Everyday is a day to celebrate women, but we set aside March to spread the word. It’s a wonderful time for stories about women we may not have heard of before. At what other time will you see this happening? … Continue reading

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Dick and Jane Meet Captain Underpants

I come from the “Dick and Jane” reading generation. For anyone who doesn’t know what that is, these were sets of books used to teach children to read. They included the riveting (NOT!) adventures of Dick, Jane, and their dog, … Continue reading

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