Why an All-Girls School?

Research shows that girls schools:

 

  •  Provide a culture of academic achievement- it’s cool to be smart

  •  Develop self-confidence and leadership skills

  •  Graduate girls at a 30% higher rate than co-ed schools

  •  Send graduates to college at a 50% higher rate

  •  Produce graduates 6 times more likely to go into STEM college programs

 

THE GIRLS' SCHOOL ADVANTAGE!

National Coalition of Girls' Schools (NCGS) presents:

"The Girls' School Advantage: By the Numbers"

This video highlights the unique benefits of all-girls schools by providing quantitative and qualitative research from third-party experts.

TOP 10 REASONS TO ATTEND AN ALL GIRLS SCHOOL

For more information on the advantage of girls schools go to the National Coalition of Girls Schools website www.ncgs.org

To see the full article, visit:  ncgsblog.org

 

10. INSPIRATIONAL ENVIRONMENT

Girls’ schools champion the education needs of girls.

9. ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT

Girls’ schools create a culture of achievement.

8. BUILDS SELF-CONFIDENCE

At girls’ schools, a girl occupies every role.

7. DEVELOPS LEADERSHIP SKILLS

Girls’ schools empower students to become bold leaders.

6. SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING & MATH (STEM)

Girls’ schools champion the educational needs of girls as a group underrepresented in STEM majors and careers.

5. DEDICATED TO HOW GIRLS LEARN

Girls’ schools capitalize on girls’ unique learning styles.

4. HIGHER ASPIRATIONS

Girls’ school students strive for greatness.

3. EXCELLENT MENTORING

Girls’ school students are mentored by a community of peers, teachers, and school administrators.

2. PREPARES GIRLS FOR THE REAL WORLD

Girls’ schools engage students in activities that prepare them for life beyond the classroom.

1. ALLOWS GIRLS TO BE THEMSELVES

Girls’ schools provide an environment where students feel safe to express themselves and engage in an open and safe exchange of ideas.

 

Megan Murphy, Executive Director, National Coalition of Girls’ Schools

 

GALA is a member of the NCGS.

OTHER GREAT VIDEOS ABOUT GIRLS AND STEM

 

GALA IS PARTNERING WITH CAREER GIRLS FOR ADVISORY!

Check out all of their great videos at: www.careergirls.org

CAREER GIRLS - ON TECHNOLOGY

"I can tell you from working at Google that we need more girls in tech... we always talk about making products that work for everyone... but you can't possibly make a product that works for everyone if it's being built by a bunch of guys.

 

ARTICLE ON RAISING STEM DAUGHTERS

http://www.workingmother.com/raising-stem-daughters

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1067 West Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90019

 

Tel: (323) 900-4532

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