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‘Never take no for an answer’

Award-winning journalist, Katya Adler, regaled GDST alumnae, parents and pupils with tales from the frontline when she was a guest on a webinar at South Hampstead High School. She also had some sound advice for the girls in the audience, too.

We need to hear bold, loud and assertive women,’ former Obama White House adviser tells GDST audience

The GDST Talks series continued with Dr Marisa Porges talking about her book, What Girls Need: How to Raise Bold, Courageous, and Resilient Women.

There’s power in numbers

In a call to action to their fellow students, sixth formers Reagan and Sophia, both members of the GDST’s new Eco Society, say that with greater scale comes hope, and an opportunity to make real and lasting change.

Helping your child understand Covid and how to cope with a Covid Christmas

The much-anticipated GDST Talks series kicked off with psychologist Dr Deborah Woodman advising parents on how to help their children through the pandemic – and she had some advice for the festive season, too.

Leading the way

The GDST’s Future Leaders Week has taken place with more than 100 students in leadership teams from the Trust’s schools…

Lockdown letters

South Hampstead High School

At the very start of lockdown when all individuals aged 70 years and over were advised to isolate, South Hampstead…

Recognising outstanding achievement and ambition

In the 2019/20 academic year, 73 girls from across the GDST family of schools received prizes or scholarships. Prizes cover…

Leaving a legacy for future generations of GDST women

Nottingham Girls' High School

The Peggy Mason bursary At the end of the last academic year, Nottingham Girls’ High School received a generous bequest…

Bursaries create lasting impact for musically talented sisters

Three musically talented sisters all attended what was then Brighton and Hove High School (now Brighton Girls) in the 60s…

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