Raising Girls’ Voices Blog

Girls’ Schools: Reducing Polarization by Increasing Civic Engagement

Girls’ Schools: Reducing Polarization by Increasing Civic Engagement

Girls’ schools are more relevant today than ever before as they prepare girls to become the influential contributors and leaders...

PEP Talks Podcast: Conversation with Rachel Simmons

PEP Talks Podcast: Conversation with Rachel Simmons

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

Creating Climates of Success for All Girls: A Conversation with Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum

Creating Climates of Success for All Girls: A Conversation with Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum

Community and collaboration are among the key principles that guide our work at NCGS. We believe in engaging the power...

Four Years, One Month, and Two Weeks.

Four Years, One Month, and Two Weeks.

On October 11 we will celebrate International Day of the Girl, a day that focuses a lens on the challenges...

In Our Pursuit to Become Women Leading, Are We Instead Becoming Women Worn Out?

In Our Pursuit to Become Women Leading, Are We Instead Becoming Women Worn Out?

Each new school year begins with positive spirit and bustling activity. It can be energizing to get caught up in...

Educating Girls: Work That Matters

Educating Girls: Work That Matters

I was recently asked to reflect on why I spent my forty-year career as an educator in girls’ schools, focused...

Speaking Up for Global Girls’ Education

Speaking Up for Global Girls’ Education

Assembled at the second Global Forum on Girls’ Education are the world’s leading educators, researchers, advocates, and authors on girls’...

Summer Reading Inspiration

Summer Reading Inspiration

“Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.” ― Margaret Fuller* Girls’ schools inspire the next generation of young women to lead...

Lessons from Iceland, the World’s Most Women-Empowering Nation

Lessons from Iceland, the World’s Most Women-Empowering Nation

As we celebrate International Women’s Day, I find myself thinking about role models who inspire gender equity and encourage political...

Our Students, Our Schools, Our Future

Our Students, Our Schools, Our Future

NCGS engages the power of many voices to strengthen our schools, communities, and world. Now is a time when we...

Trailblazer and Changemaker: Billie Jean King

Trailblazer and Changemaker: Billie Jean King

A trailblazer and changemaker on and off the tennis court, Billie Jean King, named one of the “100 Most Important...

To Inspire Girls Today, Honor the Groundbreaking Women of History

To Inspire Girls Today, Honor the Groundbreaking Women of History

This weekend, one of the country’s preeminent computer scientists celebrates a birthday. Not Bill Gates or Larry Page. And not...