Three GDST winners at Tes Independent School Awards 

Schools and students from The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) scoop top accolades at the Tes Independent School Awards 2021. 

Be Our Guest

Refugees At Home founder Sara Nathan talks to us about Gary Lineker and the importance of the last banana

‘Sleep is the one thing we should not be compromising on.’

Child and Adolescent psychologist Dr Sinéad Devine-French, from specialist wellbeing organisation Positive, delivered a lecture as part of the GDST Talks series about the huge benefits of good sleep for ourselves and our children.

If We Build Together They Will Come

Elsie Owusu on the benefits of increasing equality of gender, race and cultural diversity in architecture

‘Creating such strong businesses, whilst juggling A levels and Covid demonstrated huge commitment, resilience and passion’

The pilot GDST Enterprise delivered content in school, live online sessions, pre-recorded material, virtual speed-networking events with GDST alumnae mentors, and a live online finale. 

Soundtrack to my School Days

Croydon High School alumna, Lisa Power MBE, lifelong highly influential social activist, shares with us the soundtrack to her school days.

GDST Juniors go eco-coding

More than 1,000 pupils from across the GDST family came together for the Junior Techathon on eco coding.

‘Parent your teen by design, not by default.’

Educator and specialist in child and adolescent development, Emma Gleadhill, took the helm of GDST Talks, offering parents and carers tips as to how they can support their daughters through adolescence, at an event attracting over 1500 participants.

What Chloe Did Next

The winner of the GDST Alumna of the Year Trailblazer of the Year 2020 is Howell’s School, Llandaff alumna Chloe Smith.

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