Education

Locate tools such as expert talks, discussion guides and resources for companies, leaders and individuals.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Latinas Equal Pay Day Commemoration Project


November 2 is Latinas Equal Pay Day 2017, which marks the day in the calendar year that Latinas have earned as much as white men did in the previous year. Latinas earn an average of just 54 cents to $1 earned by white non-Hispanic male workers. - The Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA)

 About the Latinas Equal Pay Day Commemoration Website: The project will feature women with Hispanic or Latino ancestry who have leadership stories to tell and aims to inspire other women with a mission to close the pay gap.

 If you could look back on your career or education, what information could you pass on that could be helpful to others? We are looking to feature responses on the commemoration website in honor of Latinas Equal Pay Day.

 Visit www.latinasequalpayday.org

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Native American Women's Equal Pay Day


September 25th is Native American Women's Equal Pay Day. That's how long it takes within the 2017 calendar year for the average Native American woman to make what the average white male made in the 2016.

Here is what you need to know:


  1. On average Native American women make 58 cents compared to a white man's dollar.
  2. Native American women are an understudied group. Check out why.[More info here]
  3. Two out of three Native American women are mothers and the primary breadwinners for their families. - NWLC
  4. Thirteen states have wage gaps for Native American women that amount to over one million dollars in losses over a 40-year career. -NWLC
  5. States with the worse wage gap for Native American women [Read on]

Graphics:







Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Slideshow: Black Women's Equal Pay Day | Get the Facts

July 31st is Black Women's Equal Pay Day. The date represents how long within the 2017 calendar year it will take for a black woman to make what a white male made in 2016.

In recognition of Black Women's Equal Pay Day, businesses partnered with LeanIn.Org and offered a 37% discount and showed their support for equal pay for equal work. For every $1 men are paid in the United States, women as a whole are paid just 80 cents. For Black women, it’s even worse — just 63 cents. In a Bustle article, Black Women's Equal Pay Day, Education Lead at LeanIn.Org Alexis Charles explains why equal pay isn't just about gender — it's about race, too.



Featured Videos

LeanIn.Org Tips

View more

For Individuals

View more

For Companies

View more

Interviews

View more