The 1girl Blog

Problem solving together

03 JUL

One of the things that we have found in working on the projects is that the girls are afraid to share what they are doin [...]

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Lily and Stella

02 JUL

Lily and Stella are best friends who teamed up to develop their project idea. Last summer, these girls invented a "doggi [...]

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Miriam Abbott’s secret to success

29 JUN

Miriam Abbott—writer, professor, and personal trainer—gave a talk on being the best you can be to the girls. Miriam [...]

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25 JUN

Isabelle is an excited and determined young woman. When her first project idea didn't work out, she had no hesitation b [...]

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Lessons from the girls

21 JUN

Working with the Kids’ Club has already been an amazing learning experience for us in the three weeks we have been the [...]

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Qualities of leadership

19 JUN

This week, the girls started thinking about qualities of leaders. We had them each rank themselves on ten leadership qua [...]

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Gender roles and role models

16 JUN

In week two, the girls continued to amaze us. We decided to split the girls into two groups—1st grade through 3rd gra [...]

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First week with Kids’ Club!

11 JUN

Our first week with the Kids’ Club girls was better than we ever could have predicted! Their energy and excitement for [...]

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Preparing for Columbus pilot program

27 MAY

We have had our hands full in the past few weeks preparing for our pilot program that starts next Tuesday in Columbus! W [...]

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