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!
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
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!
Spring is here, Girl Scouts, and we cannot stop thinking about all the adventures waiting for us outside! Girl Scouts are inquisitive, always pushing boundaries and learning about the world around them through experimentation - both in the classroom and outdoors. So, we’re unleashing STEM into the wilderness – and we’re challenging you to find … Continue reading STEM in the Great Outdoors!
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