Innovators in Action at TechnoQuest 2019!

Girl Scouts is all about showing girls their potential, helping them to discover their skills and passions, and inspiring them to break down barriers and accomplish their goals. That’s why we offer awesome events in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) that make learning a fun and hands-on experience. One of our most popular events … Continue reading Innovators in Action at TechnoQuest 2019!

Girl Scout Family STEM Night was Fun for the Whole Fam!   

Today is the perfect day to encourage girls to use their science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills to make real, positive differences in our communities and our world.  We are proud to be one of three councils collaborating with GSUSA and the Infosys Foundation USA to support the implementation of Coding for Good badges through Family STEM Nights. … Continue reading Girl Scout Family STEM Night was Fun for the Whole Fam!   

Cybersecurity and Girl Scouts

Hackers, meet your match! In a world dominated by technology, giving girls the tools they need to stay safe and protect their information on the internet is key, which is why we now have cybersecurity badges for Girl Scouts of all grade levels! With our new badges, Girl Scouts learn how computers and the internet work … Continue reading Cybersecurity and Girl Scouts

What to Know Before Joining Girl Scouts

Fall is upon us again, and we know that this can be an overwhelming time for both parents and children as they begin another school year filled with new opportunities. With busy schedules and a variety of different activities to try, it can be difficult to choose how kids spend their time outside the classroom! … Continue reading What to Know Before Joining Girl Scouts

Inspiring Girls to become Innovators through the Girl Scout Gold Award

By Megan Rogers, 2018 Gold Award Girl Scout For my Gold Award, I organized and implemented a week-long workshop for high school girls in Wake County for my Girl Scout Gold Award to expose the girls to engineering and confront the STEM gender disparity. This 150-hour project marked a period of personal growth as it … Continue reading Inspiring Girls to become Innovators through the Girl Scout Gold Award

42 New Badges for Girl Scouts!

Calling all adventure-seekers, STEM-lovers, and change-makers! Girl Scouts is always looking to provide girls with exciting new opportunities to learn about themselves and the world around them. This year, we are introducing 42 new badges and one new Journey that will allow Girl Scouts of all levels to explore different areas in STEM and the … Continue reading 42 New Badges for Girl Scouts!