Educating Girls Podcast

Libby Lyons – Why is gender equality important?

Libby Lyons, former Director of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency discusses the current gender equality issues faced by women in the workplace, what the statistics tell us, what’s changing and how schools can participate in creating that change. This episode was recorded during our May 2021 Summit on Girls’ Education.

Girls as Social Activists – Part 2

Recorded by the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools. In the second episode, we explore how girls can be “nourished” in communities to develop both their voice and the confidence necessary to take on social injustice — with Dr Briony Scott, Principal of Wenona School in Sydney and Dr Kate Hadwen, the Principal…

Girls as Social Activists – Part 1

Recorded by the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools. In this episode host Trudy Hall engages Melissa Kilby, the Executive Director of Girl Up, in an important conversation about why girls are leading social movements and offers advice on how adults can be partners in their endeavours. We will also hear the…