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Inside Edopia: How A Progressive School Structure Fosters Education In Young Women

Inside Edopia: How A Progressive School Structure Fosters Education In Young Women

This is the third edition of the Inside Edopia series, focusing on an alternative learning school located in Islamabad, Pakistan. This edition is exclusive to GirlTalkHQ. The first and second […]

March 31, 2017 ×
Inside Edopia: Teachers Become The First Step In Evolving Education In This Pakistani School

Inside Edopia: Teachers Become The First Step In Evolving Education In This Pakistani School

By Walter Yeates (This is the second edition of the Inside Edopia series, focusing on an alternative learning school located in Islamabad, Pakistan. Read the first piece here.) Recent debates […]

March 17, 2017 ×
This Progressive Pakistani School Uses Alternative Teaching Methods To Prepare Students For Success

This Progressive Pakistani School Uses Alternative Teaching Methods To Prepare Students For Success

By Walter Yeates With mounting concerns about the future of public education after Betsy DeVos’ confirmation as Secretary of Education along with lackluster testing results compared to countries around the […]

March 10, 2017 ×
Feminism, Beyonce & Masculinity – Academic Courses Inspiring Youth To Change Culture

Feminism, Beyonce & Masculinity – Academic Courses Inspiring Youth To Change Culture

Many of us can remember a time sitting in school, wishing we were far away from math class and instead rocking out to our favorite music. Perhaps some of us […]

November 11, 2016 ×
Genius Teen Creates “Sit With Us” App To Combat Bullying & Help Kids Find Friends At Lunch

Genius Teen Creates “Sit With Us” App To Combat Bullying & Help Kids Find Friends At Lunch

Most of us are already familiar with the type of school bullying antics best summarized in the hit movie ‘Mean Girls’. So popular was that movie, that the term “mean […]

October 17, 2016 ×
My Daughter Was Told Her Outfit Was “Inappropriate”. Here’s My Response To The Dress Code Epidemic

My Daughter Was Told Her Outfit Was “Inappropriate”. Here’s My Response To The Dress Code Epidemic

By Abigail Smith As someone who frequents social media and identifies as a feminist, I have been aware of the controversy surrounding school dress codes for a while. I’ve seen […]

May 17, 2016 ×
New Jersey Woman Maggie Doyne Left Her Life Of Privilege To Move To Nepal & Adopt 51 Children

New Jersey Woman Maggie Doyne Left Her Life Of Privilege To Move To Nepal & Adopt 51 Children

When we look at the news each day we see so many depressing stories that can leave us feeling disappointed and disillusioned with the world. In some cases, we are […]

December 22, 2015 ×
Malawian Chief Annuls 300 Child Marriages, Sends Them To School, Gets It Done!

Malawian Chief Annuls 300 Child Marriages, Sends Them To School, Gets It Done!

Earlier this year, it was estimated that the African nation of Malawi had the highest rate of child marriages happening in the world. In April of this year, the same […]

July 28, 2015 ×
Is An MBA A Waste Of Time For Entrepreneurs? Read This Mom’s Surprising Advice

Is An MBA A Waste Of Time For Entrepreneurs? Read This Mom’s Surprising Advice

By Monica Lowry Entrepreneurship is an increasingly trendy topic these days. Along with conversations about people starting their own businesses, there’s a great deal of debate about the usefulness of […]

June 29, 2015 ×
Sweden Aiming To Revolutionize Gender Norms With This Word

Sweden Aiming To Revolutionize Gender Norms With This Word

We gotta say, Sweden is ahead of the curve when it comes to gender issues and revolutionizing the way men and women are represented in mainstream society. They were the […]

October 17, 2014 ×
11 Year Old Schoolgirl Goes From Obese To Olympic Hopeful

11 Year Old Schoolgirl Goes From Obese To Olympic Hopeful

Obesity is a huge problem, and not just a health problem. Kids as young as 6 these days suffer from obesity, but instead of giving parents helpful advice and teachers […]

February 19, 2014 ×
President Obama: “Real Men Do Not Hurt Women”

President Obama: “Real Men Do Not Hurt Women”

Whether you agree on his policies or not, and whether you voted for him or not, there’s finally something we can all agree to like President Barack Obama for. The […]

January 27, 2014 ×
Singer Lorde Explains Why Feminism Is Relevant To Teen Girls

Singer Lorde Explains Why Feminism Is Relevant To Teen Girls

When two of the world’s best known teens in their industries get together, it’s only going to be a conversation that is worthy of a read more than once! Tavi […]

January 10, 2014 ×
Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Carlene Firmin is a woman who has dedicated her studies and life to putting an end to the rape of teenage girls by the male peers. The 29 year old […]

December 9, 2013 ×
This School Is Teaching Girls To Be Prodigious, Not A Disney Princess.

This School Is Teaching Girls To Be Prodigious, Not A Disney Princess.

If only more schools worldwide had the same idea! So there’s this rad girls school in Kentucky, USA called Mercy Academy whose mission they say is to empower their female […]

November 20, 2013 ×