Schools

  • People

    The teenager fighting against period poverty

    Meet Amika George, one of Stylist’s Women of the Year 2017.

    Posted by
    Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett
    Published
  • Life

    This teacher is determined to help girls feel comfortable with periods

    “If you’re uncomfortable with the idea of menstruation, you shouldn’t read on…”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    Students told to submit dresses for approval ahead of school dance

    “These are the roots of rape culture, frankly”

    Posted by
    Amy Swales
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  • Life

    Are black girls being forced to grow up too fast?

    A study has shown that black girls as young as five are seen as more adult than their white peers

    Posted by
    Kemi Alemoru
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  • Life

    Teens take high school’s rules on bra straps and vest tops to task

    Because knowing that girls have shoulders and underwear is just too much to handle

    Posted by
    Amy Swales
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  • People

    MP suggests banning veil to give Muslim girls “freedom of choice”

    Let that sink in for a moment.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Learning to fly: meet the teen girls battling a culture of bias

    "They always pick the girl last, which I think is unfair"

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Life

    Girl is expelled after asking to play on the boys’ basketball team

    Twelve-year-old Sydney Phillips had fought to be allowed to play basketball at school.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Careers

    Teenage girls are being targeted as the next generation of UK spies

    Social media-savvy? You might have what it takes to be a secret agent.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    School promotes “bikini body” fitness classes for 11-year-olds

    “Enough of the sexualisation”

    Posted by
    Anna Pollitt
    Published