Leadership Posts

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...

Fail Gloriously, Lead Boldly*

Fail Gloriously, Lead Boldly*

One of the highlights of my year has been meeting with a group of upper school girls (recipients of the...

Girls’ Schools Redefine Leadership: Part 2 of 2

Girls’ Schools Redefine Leadership: Part 2 of 2

This article is part two of a two-part series on how leadership is viewed and taught in girls’ schools. Click...

Girls’ Schools Redefine Leadership: Part 1 of 2

Girls’ Schools Redefine Leadership: Part 1 of 2

This article is part one of a two-part series on how leadership is viewed and taught in girls’ schools. In...

All in the Family – Lessons in Leadership

All in the Family – Lessons in Leadership

Being a head can be isolating. It’s not just because of the old adage that it’s lonely at the top....

Reading Between The Lines: What A College List Doesn’t Tell You

Reading Between The Lines: What A College List Doesn’t Tell You

It has become customary for schools to publish a list of college decisions each May. Working in the college admissions...

Girls Must See It To Be It… Beyond Women’s History Month

Girls Must See It To Be It… Beyond Women’s History Month

“Each time a girl opens a book and finds a womanless history, she learns she is worth less.” This quote...