The success of Girls proved something we knew already: the lives of females are intrinsically and boundlessly interesting.
My Daughter And I Are Finding Our Way Through This World Together
I’ve been surprised how different it is to raise a girl than a boy.
Raising Girls Is Challenging, But Not For The Reason You Think
The biggest struggle with raising girls is the biggest struggle with raising all children—the need to first grow ourselves into the people we want to be rather than expecting our children to fulfill that role.
The Way We Treat Boys Impacts How Our Daughters See Themselves
It was in that moment that I realized where many of us are failing our daughters if we are truly trying to raise strong, confident girls.
Suma From Nepal, A Girl Rising
Life in Nepal is especially hard for girls, who continue to lag far behind boys in educational opportunities.
Let’s Make Laws That Protect Our Children From Sexual Abuse
The problem is that children most often do not immediately disclose sexual abuse, and given the damage this type of behavior can do to a child, a misdemeanor simply isn’t adequate accountability.
How One Teacher Inspires Her Students To Take Action For 62 Million Others
This story starts with a desire to fall in love with my job again. You see teaching middle school during the age of standardized testing really takes the wind out …
How One Young Girl Would Change the World for Girls in Afghanistan
Currently, there are more girls enrolled in school in Afghanistan than ever before, but much work still needs to be done as less than 30% of the female population is literate and a range of barriers often keeps Afghanistan’s girls from achieving opportunity and potential.
I Can Run—Bridging the Gender Ambition Gap
At such a young age, the gender ambition gap was to me as clear as day.
Do Not Tell My Daughter To Smile
Why aren’t men or boys told to smile?