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GIRL MEETS WORLD: A Girls Leadership Institute Professional Development Training with Rachel Simmons

Dates: Monday, October 21, 2013 - October 23, 2013


Location: Linda K. Paresky Conference Center

. Simmons Institute for Leadership and Change. 617-521-2480

Monday, October 21 - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday, October 22 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesday, October 23 - 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Who should attend: Adults who work with adolescent girls.

Taught by bestselling author and educator Rachel Simmons (Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls and The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence), the program trains participants to deliver the highest quality social-emotional education for girls.

Attendees receive a rigorous grounding in the latest research and theories on girls' development, relationships and aggression: practice teaching sections of the Girl Meets World curriculum; and learn the games and activities that are the hallmark of the Girls Leadership Institute.

All attendees receive a copy of the Girl Meets World curriculum, which teaches middle and high school girls critical skills for authentic self-expression, emotional self-awareness, and interpersonal efficacy.

$875 for three day training. Tuition fee includes one copy of the Girl Meets World curriculum, continental breakfast, lunch, happy hour and refreshments.

$656 for all Simmons faculty, staff, students and alumnae-use coupon code GMWOCT2013

Please be advised that registration does not guarantee enrollment. You will be notified of your application's status within 72 hours of its submission. In the event your application is not accepted, your deposit will be immediately refunded. Applications are processed in the order received.