Girls Incorporated is a national non profit youth organization that "inspires all girls to be strong, smart and bold". in 200, Girls Inc. programs reached more than 740,000 girls and young women ages six through eighteen. A vast majority of these programs are conducted at schools during and after the school day. Program areas include science, media criticism, leadership, and substance use prevention. This article explores the different tactics, philosophies, and programs utilized used by Girls Inc.
Heather Johnston Nicholson and Mary F. Maschino,
Strong, Smart, and Bold Girls: The Girls Incorporated Approach to Education ,
29 Fordham Urb. L.J. 561
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