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
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!
By Caraline Malloy. Girl Scout Ambassador, Girl Member of the Council Board, and Media Girl If you deeply admire talented, intelligent women like Marie Curie, Martha Chase, Edith Clark or Alexa Canady, TechnoQuest is the event for you! TechnoQuest is an amazing event where Girl Scouts from near and far are able to experience what it is … Continue reading Highlights from TechnoQuest 2019
According to the Girl Scout Research Institute (GSRI), 77% of girls say that because of Girl Scouts, they are considering a career in technology. Why, do you ask? Easy! Because Girl Scouts provides girls with a supportive all-girl environment where they feel comfortable learning by doing, making mistakes, and being themselves! Twice a year, we … Continue reading Innovators, Unite! TechnoQuest 2018
On September 27, we took to Twitter to engage the community in a discussion on the power of all-girl, girl-led organizations with ABC 11 news anchor Tisha Powell for #GirlsLeadChat. During the chat, Tisha shared how her Girl Scout experiences influenced her professional and personal development, speaking to the value of girl empowering organizations. “Girl … Continue reading Recapping Our #GirlsLeadChat
Guess what, Girl Scouts? It’s the first day of the new Girl Scout Program year! We can’t wait to see all of the incredible things you and your troop do this year as you unleash your inner G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader). And what better way to start than by working on one of our … Continue reading 32 New Ways to Unleash your Inner Innovator