The GREAT 80s!
The Me, Me, Me Generation






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Ronald Reagan- "The Great Communicator"
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Reagan on Education

Women in the 1980s

Sandra Day O'Connor
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http://www.biography.com/articles/Sandra-Day-O'Connor-9426834
Geraldine Ferraro
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http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=4940
NOW
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http://www.now.org/
Sally Ride
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http://www.nasatalk.com/blog/article/bylines/17-laurie-ruberg/733-in-tribute-to-sally-ride-the-first-american-woman-sent-into-outer-space.html
Christa McAuliffe
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http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2011/01/28/city-mourning-years-challenger-explosion/
Mae Jemison
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Gender Equity becomes a huge part of curriculum to increase female interest and scores in Math and Science classroom environments
  • Sally Ride Company creates curricula to motivate young girls to become astronauts and other types of scientists
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Sally Ride