Strong Girls School is a program for young adult girls that addresses gender bias, inequality and self-esteem building. It supports the engagement, growth and achievement of girls and teaches valuable life skills. It allows librarians to build meaningful relationships with patrons and create or build upon relationships with community organizations. Participants will learn why this program is necessary and valuable, and receive detailed instructions on running it.
Content Area: Transforming: Services
Interests: Social Change, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Type of Library: High School, Middle School, Public, School/Media Center
Cost: Included with full conference registration.