School

  • Life

    Made By Girls: “Why adults need to stop stifling girls’ creativity”

    12-year-old Joely argues that teenagers should be given the same artistic freedom as children

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    Made By Girls
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  • Made by girls - a poem about International Day of the Girl
    Life

    A poem about International Day of the Girl, by 11-year-old Scarlett

    This young writer has penned a powerful acrostic poem

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    Made By Girls
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  • Life

    #WhenIWas: Women share stories of the first time they were harassed in public

    The hashtag came off the back of the news that a third of UK girls have been harassed in their school uniform.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    Channel 4 newsreader Cathy Newman: I was sexually assaulted as a teenager by a boy in my school

    "Your instinct is to sort of laugh it off and then question whether you were to blame"

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    Anna Brech
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  • Long Reads

    Alesha Dixon has a simple, yet powerful, solution to period poverty

    137,000 girls in the UK are regularly missing school because they can’t afford sanitary protection. That needs to change

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    Alesha Dixon
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  • Life

    Why this school has now revoked its ‘modesty poncho’ for prom

    Because sometimes social media wins.

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    Susan Devaney
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  • Long Reads

    Laura Bates on why we urgently need better sex education in schools

    "Some biology textbooks don’t include the clitoris, because why would girls need to know about that?"

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    Stylist Team
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  • Life

    Quiz: Are you smart enough to pass the 11+ grammar school test?

    Pencils at the ready, everyone….

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    Headteacher tells girls not to wear leggings if they're above a size 6

    “Even though you’re not fat, you look fat”

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    How being popular at school affects mental health in adulthood

    Turns out being the queen bee isn’t all it’s cracked up to be

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    Moya Crockett
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