Why Girls’ Schools Posts

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....

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...

No Place I’d Rather Be

No Place I’d Rather Be

There are articles being recycled all the time now describing how the professional journey has changed, how entire industries have...

The Girls’ School Advantage

The Girls’ School Advantage

Many families at this time of year are carefully considering their options in preparation for their daughters to transition next...

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...

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...

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...

STEP: The Choreography of Life In and Outside of The Young Women’s Leadership Schools

STEP: The Choreography of Life In and Outside of The Young Women’s Leadership Schools

If you want to witness the true greatness of America, turn off your television sets, stop listening to the noise...

Growing Up at a Girls’ School

Growing Up at a Girls’ School

I never could have imagined as a shy four-year-old in 2004, that I would turn into a confident, mature, and...

Girls’ Schools Teach Girls They ARE Smart

Girls’ Schools Teach Girls They ARE Smart

A recent report published in the journal Science suggests girls as young as 6 can be led to believe men...

All-Girls Schools: From a Male Perspective

All-Girls Schools: From a Male Perspective

When working in girls’ schools we are often asked how an all-girls educational environment can prepare girls for the “real...

How Do Girls Learn Best?

How Do Girls Learn Best?

As a new school year begins, we’ve been thinking a lot about how girls learn best. In many ways, this...