This made the circuits a while ago, but I just can't get it out of my head! A reminder that girls can count just as well as boys, at least to the number 4.
As if we needed Science Magazine to tell us how great at math we are, there's also this definitive proof:
On a more serious note, Agnes Scott College in Atlanta, has a website on famous women in mathematics. Sadly, to date, no women has won a Field's Medal, the top award in mathematics, although several have won a MacArthur.
She played Winnie Cooper on Wonder Years, but now Danica McKellar is a mathematician. She is a huge math advocate and has written several books for encouraging a love of math in young women. You can listen to her interview with NPR on Science Fridays here. Danica is a good role model.