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Raising Resilient Girls

October 1, 2013 at 7:30pm — 9:00pm

| Mt. Pleasant Middle School/11 Broadlawn Drive | Livingston, NJ 07039

Posted September 21, 2013

“Raising Resilient Girls” with special guest Simone Marean is being presented Tuesday, October 1, 7:30 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Middle School by the Livingston Municipal Alliance Committee and Livingston Public Schools.

Marean, executive director and co-founder of the Girls Leadership Institute (GLI), will be sharing her expertise, with parents, teachers and others, on how to help girls with assertive self-expression, emotional intelligence and healthy relationships and preparation for a life of personal and societal leadership.

She will also cover developmental dynamics of girls from preschool through high school to include; how and why girls are aggressive with one another, the “Good Girl” phenomenon, avoiding victimization, the power of emotional intelligence, the importance of mistakes, the limitations of blame, and seeing conflict as an opportunity for change.

The general public is welcome and admission is free.

RSVP by clicking here.

The Girls Leadership Institute New Jersey has opened registration for Parent-Daughter workshops during the academic school year at several locations nearby. Register for workshops and find more information by clicking here.

Contact Information

Livingston Board of Education