Girlhood Rising

Mary Comis, graduate assistant in the eXi Lab presented pilot data from Girlhood Rising at the 2020 Council for Exceptional Children Convention & Expo in Portland, Oregon.

Girlhood Rising combines a culturally relevant social emotional curriculum with leadership, advocacy, and positive identity development to support adolescent girls as future change agents in their school.

Girlhood Rising is currently operating in 7 schools in Allegheny County.

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