It seems that you can’t open the newspaper or turn on the TV without hearing about the issue of gender, and there has been a marked rise in the number of children saying they identify as being either of the opposite sex or of no sex at all. As a society, we are becoming far…
September 18, 2017
Our Guest Blog this week comes from UX and Children’s Tech Expert, Lucy Gill, who shares her advice on raising children to ignore gender stereotypes
June 23, 2016
Dr Amanda Gummer was a guest on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour this week, discussing the new generation of realistic dolls. You can listen to the full feature below, which also includes school children’s assessment of the dolls and commentary from the CEO of Lady Geek. Here Amanda reflects on the radio show. listen to ‘Amanda…
December 11, 2014
The debate as to whether the difference in toy choices is innate or socially constructed rages on. But does it matter? As long as both genders get the opportunities to develop their full potential, should we mind whether they play with Barbie or Thomas?
September 6, 2012