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Quest for equality: Busting stereotypes in schools from an early age

Data from the Ministry of Education shows a growing proportion of women in Stem (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) degree courses. PHOTO: ST FILE
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SINGAPORE - Professor Liu Bin makes it a point to let her son and daughter be exposed to the same activities, whether it is science or baking.

Once, her 14-year-old son, who likes biology, brought home eggs of insects like butterflies and observed their life cycles.

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