It doesn't matter what subject you are teaching; you can find information on important women in that field or area at this site. From activism to veterinarians, women have done it all, and you can share these trend setters and pioneers with your students.
This is an article that talks about women in the current period and encouraging students to take a look at careers available to them. The author also includes links to nonfiction literature and other resources for your classes.
Part of a larger lesson, this resource links you to primary source documents from the 1850s, so your students can take a look at what women were doing during that time period. There are also links to song lyrics. Check out the rest of the lesson as well.