Just in case anyone hasn't heard about this report by the Fawcett Society. Interesting reading. I hope it's publicised widely among educators, HCPs, publishers, and manufacturers.
(Sensible point on pg38 about gender stereotypes and gender identity)
There was an earlier thread about this here www.mumsnet.com/Talk/womens_rights/4106251-unlimited-potential-report-of-the-commission-on-gender-stereotypes-and-early-childhood
(And thanks to everyone who pointed out better to use google to search mumsnet than mumsnet's own search engine!)