Tag Archives: girls


Girls and School Sports

Do you think girls’ opportunities to play school sports are limited? Is your daughter on a team or in a physical activity at school? Continue reading

Mental Health of Girls Needs Attention

Canadian girls internalize emotional stress and report high rates of depression, psychological distress, anxiety disorders and eating disorders By Saman Ahsan and Lee Tunstall   The recent Maclean’s cover story, entitled Revenge of the Teenage Girl, was too tempting not … Continue reading

Teaching Consent and Ending Sexual Assault

Listening to and investing in young women can help end barriers for assault survivors getting help By Saman Ahsan and Lee Tunstall  The Ontario premier recently promised Lia Valente and Tessa Hill, two young grade eight students who gathered some … Continue reading