Posts tagged “Leadership”

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?...

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...

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...

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...

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’ 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...