Publications: Math Ability/Performance: Confidence as a Predictor
- Boys are More Confident than Girls When it Comes to Math, Survey Shows, SIAM Survey connected to MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge, April 6, 2020
- B. Azar, Math + culture = gender gap?, American Psychological Association Monitor on Psychology, July/August 2010, 41(7).
- T. Breda and C. Napp, Girls’ comparative advantage in reading can largely explain the gender gap in math-related fields,
Proceedings of the National Academies of Science, July 30, 2019.
- K. M. Cooper, A. Krieg, and S. E. Brownell, Who perceives they are smarter? Exploring the influences of student characteristics on student academic self-concept in physiology, Advances in Physiology Education, April 4, 2018.
- S-Y Cho, Explaining Gender Differences in Confidence and Overconfidence in Math, SSRN, January 20, 2017.
- K.M. Flanagan and J. Einarson, Gender, Math Confidence, and Grit: Relationships with Quantitative Skills and Performance in an Undergraduate Biology Course, CBE-Life Sciences Education, 16(3), October 13, 2017.
- M. Fox, Not smart enough? Men overestimate intelligence in science class, NBC News online, April 4, 2018.
- C. Ganley, Are Boys Better Than Girls at Math?, Scientific American, August 14, 2018.
- J. Gutbezahl, How negative expectancies and attitudes undermine females’ math confidence and performance: a review of the literature, (1995).
- J. S. Hyde, E. Fennema, M. Ryan, L. A. Frost, and C. Hopp, Gender comparisons of mathematics attitudes and affect: a meta-analysis, Psychology of Women Quarterly 14 no. 3 (1990), 299-324.
- M. E. Junge and B. J. Dretzke, Mathematical self-efficacy gender differences in gifted/talented adolescents, Gifted Child Quarterly 39 no. 1 (1995), 22-28.
- K. Kay and C. Shipman, The Confidence Gap, The Atlantic, May 2014.
- B. Marr and S. Helme, Women and maths in Australia: A Confidence-building experience of teachers and students, in Gender and Mathematics: An International Perspective, L. Burton, Ed. Cassell Educational Ltd., Strand (1990), 80-86.
- R. M. Midkiff, Jr., J. P. Burke, and G. C. Helmstadter, A causal model of mathematics performance in early adolescence: the role of sex, Psychological Reports 64(1) (1989), 167-176.
- L. Perez-Felkner, The key to fixing the gender gap in math and science: Boost women’s confidence, The Conversation, November 27, 2018.
- D. G. Pope, Women who are elite mathematicians are less likely than men to believe they're elite mathematicians, The Washington Post, August 8, 2017.
- K. D. Rappaport, Sexual roles and mathematical expectations, Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges Journal 12 no. 3 (1978), 195-198.
- D. J. Stipek and J. H. Gralinski, Gender differences in children's achievement-related beliefs and emotional responses to success and failure in mathematics, Journal of Educational Psychology 83(3) (1991), 361-371.
- K.J. Wu, Girls’ superb verbal skills may contribute to the gender gap in math, NOVA, July 15, 2019.