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NCGS Stands in Solidarity

NCGS Stands in Solidarity

Excerpt from a letter from Megan Murphy to NCGS school heads and principals of U.S. schools on June 4, 2020....

“Whatever Affects One Directly, Affects All Indirectly.”

“Whatever Affects One Directly, Affects All Indirectly.”

It was from the isolation of a jail cell in Birmingham, Alabama, that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote of...

Student Essay: Injustice Causes Girls to Lose Part of Themselves

Student Essay: Injustice Causes Girls to Lose Part of Themselves

Sitting on an icy concrete stoop, I’m curled over the book in my lap. I attempt to focus on the...

In the Absence of Sports, Developing the Female Student-Athlete Remains a Constant

In the Absence of Sports, Developing the Female Student-Athlete Remains a Constant

Does the indefinite suspension of sports also mean the loss of an opportunity for female athletes to increase their confidence?...

Escape Into Books

Escape Into Books

“Reading can take you places you have never been before.” –Dr. Seuss Reading has a powerful way of taking us...

Girls’ Education is a Powerful Tool for Fighting Climate Change

Girls’ Education is a Powerful Tool for Fighting Climate Change

April 22 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, which has played an important role in building greater environmental awareness....

Historical Representation and Visualization: Critical for Aspiring Young Girls and Women

Historical Representation and Visualization: Critical for Aspiring Young Girls and Women

Statues and monuments have been erected throughout human history. Be they real people who led important lives or mythic or...

No Doubt About It, We Need More Women in STEM

No Doubt About It, We Need More Women in STEM

The National Science Board reports the U.S. is a nation at risk if it does not develop more STEM talent....

Equity in Sports Coverage Will Help Level the Playing Field for Girls and Young Women

Equity in Sports Coverage Will Help Level the Playing Field for Girls and Young Women

You don’t have to dig too deep to find a commonality among some of the most widely covered sports stories...

PEP Talks Podcast: Fundraising Mini-Series

PEP Talks Podcast: Fundraising Mini-Series

Created in partnership with Graham-Pelton, NCGS is hosting a mini-series about fundraising that will dive deep into the ways that...

PEP Talks Podcast: Political Engagement & Civil Discourse Ep. 1

PEP Talks Podcast: Political Engagement & Civil Discourse Ep. 1

Produced by NCGS, PEP Talks: Podcast on Educational Possibilities features experts in the education and healthy development of girls and...

Why Girls’ Schools Are More Relevant Than Ever

Why Girls’ Schools Are More Relevant Than Ever

When Forbes released its 2019 list of the 100 Most Innovative Leaders, a roster of influential, creative, forward-thinking executives, it...