What Stops Girls: Understanding the Internal and Cultural Barriers to Becoming Strong, Assertive Leaders

We do a pretty good job in this country raising girls to be warm, caring, collaborative, and academically successful. Generally, they are great team players. But when it comes to asserting themselves, to expressing their [...]

By | 2018-06-26T18:03:49+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Bias, Development, Girls and Leadership, Parenting|0 Comments

Supporting Girls in Living Their Best Lives: Development Beyond the Classroom

When thinking about what works for girls in schools, one thing to keep in mind is that girls are not simply students in a classroom. They are complex, multi-dimensional beings who bring with them multi-layered [...]

By | 2018-07-03T03:49:26+00:00 February 11th, 2018|Categories: Development, Identity, Parenting, Relationships, Teaching|0 Comments

Gender Consciousness in the Classroom

America has been thinking about gender a lot lately. From the 2016 presidential election and the first female candidate of a major party, to language and laws pertaining to transgendered individuals, to the gathering voices [...]

By | 2018-01-28T17:00:03+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Categories: Gender Consciousness, Teaching|0 Comments