Tag Archives: International Day of the Girl

Let Girls Learn!

Today I’m celebrating the great work of the Obamas in their Let Girls Learn initiative, a project that readers of A Girl Called Problem will appreciate. As Shida would tell us, if you invest in a girl, you invest in … Continue reading

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Happy International Day of the Girl

A few years ago, I wrote the following article for the wonderful website A Mighty Girl about the real-life stories that inspired me to write¬† A Girl Called Problem and how they relate directly to the International Day of the … Continue reading

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Girl Power: The Key to Change

This is a guest post I wrote for the wonderful middle-grade blog, From the Mixed Up Files of…Middle Grade Authors, to celebrate the U.N.’s International Day of the Girl: International Day of the Girl October 11th marks an exciting day … Continue reading

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Happy International Day of the Girl!

Today, October 11th, is the second annual celebration of the International Day of the Girl.¬† There’s so much that I admire about this special day–that a group of girls and young women started the push to make if official, that … Continue reading

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