International of the Girl
Two years ago, the UN declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl to raise awareness about all issues concerning gender inequality around the world. It’s a day when activist groups come together under the same goal to highlight, discuss, and take action to advance rights and opportunities for girls everywhere.
October 11 is not just a day; it’s a movement.
A worldwide revolution.
We want ourselves, and girls everywhere, to be seen as equals, in the eyes of others and in our own eyes. Read more here.
AAUU Report on Sexual Harassment in Schools
Sexual harassment is all too prevalent in our nation's schools and has a significant impact on students' education.
The AAUW has released as must-read report: "Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment at School."
To read the report, as well as to check out PowerPoints on how to engage with the report, click here.