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Academies Fund helps to bridge the digital divide

At the end of March, our philanthropy team launched the GDST Hardship Fund, to support girls whose family’s economic circumstances…

Glass Ceilings and Rock ‘n Roll

As educators, we must prepare our girls to take on the challenge of making the world a better place, Cheryl Giovannoni, CEO of the GDST, told the Girls’ Schools Association’s Conference for Heads.

Costing the world

An Oxford High School student brought together schools and academies from across the country for a virtual conference on ‘The Economy v The Environment’

Support is there for you

Support for university students with physical or mental health conditions or a learning disability – it’s there so don’t be afraid to ask for it.

The road less travelled

The GDST has launched a pilot Enterprise Scheme for Sixth Form students as an introduction to a career as an entrepreneur.

My journey began at Wimbledon High

GDST alumna, writer and broadcaster, Afua Hirsch, wowed the audience when she joined Wimbledon Head Fionnuala Kennedy to talk about her life and career.

GDST Talks

We are proud to launch GDST Talks, our series of online seminars for GDST parents and alumnae.

A Future Learn and GDST partnerships offers students a unique learning opportunity

Students at Northampton High School have joined an innovative FutureLearn course to help them study for their Extended Project Qualification.

Flower power  

Pupils at South Hampstead High School are helping this year’s Poppy Appeal by making flowering eco poppies.

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