Raising Girls’ Voices Blog

Pick Up a Good Book

Pick Up a Good Book

“Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.” –Diane Duane, author NCGS is proud to release its 2019 summer...

A Critical Opportunity: The Value of Mentoring Girls

A Critical Opportunity: The Value of Mentoring Girls

When we ask girls what they want to be when they grow up—or perhaps more accurately, about “all the different...

PEP Talks Podcast: Research on Mentoring Girls

PEP Talks Podcast: Research on Mentoring Girls

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

Curricular Innovations in Global Learning

Curricular Innovations in Global Learning

Ashley Hall, the only all-girls independent school in South Carolina, is experiencing a tremendous time of innovative growth. For 110...

The Whole Child Matters

The Whole Child Matters

During my visit earlier this school year to NCGS member school, Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls (FBA), located northeast of...

Girls’ Voices: Listen, Foster, Amplify

Girls’ Voices: Listen, Foster, Amplify

At an important moment in women’s history, girls’ schools play a vital role in fostering the next generation of women...

Lifelong Pursuits: Education and Reinvention

Lifelong Pursuits: Education and Reinvention

Jennifer Pharr Davis is an author, speaker, and adventurer who was named a National Geographic Adventurer of the Year. She...

Girls’ School Graduates Have a Clear Edge Over Coeducated Peers

Girls’ School Graduates Have a Clear Edge Over Coeducated Peers

New research reveals graduates of all-girls schools have a definitive edge over their coeducated peers. The Higher Education Research Institute...

PEP Talks Podcast: Conversation with Dr. Lisa Damour

PEP Talks Podcast: Conversation with Dr. Lisa Damour

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

Why Girls’ School Students are Successful in STEM

Why Girls’ School Students are Successful in STEM

A recent study found that girls’ school graduates have higher levels of self-confidence in their science-related skills compared to female...

Billie Jean King: A Model of Authentic Leadership

Billie Jean King: A Model of Authentic Leadership

February 6 will mark more than three decades of celebrating National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD). Powered by...

Advancing Girls: Moving Beyond Advanced Placement

Advancing Girls: Moving Beyond Advanced Placement

The world is changing, and with it, education. One of the biggest decisions I’ve made in my almost five years...