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What Are the New Girl Scout Badges & Where Do I Find Them?

Have you heard about our new badges? In July of 2018 Girl Scouts of the USA introduced new badges and new Journeys to help our girls build new skills, expand their horizons, and grow into confident leaders. Pretty nifty, right? With topics like cybersecurity, environmental advocacy, mechanical engineering, robotics, computer science, space exploration, and college prep there’s sure to be something (or several somethings!) to pique your Girl Scout’s interest. So what are the the  ...

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3 Troops Exploring STEM and Making A Difference #LikeAGirl!

What do Always #LikeAGirl, P&G, Jet.com, Walmart, and Girl Scouts of the USA have in common? They teamed up to help girls unleash the confidence to keep going #LikeAGirl and stick with STEM! Many girls report a fear of failure as it relates to STEM and this negatively impacts their participation in STEM fields and projects. To help inspire more girls to grow into confident STEM pioneers, these organizations hosted the #LikeAGirl STEM academy for Girl Scouts in Hoboken, NJ in April 2018.  ...

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Girl Scouts, It’s Your World, Let’s Change It Together!

“Do a good turn, daily” has been the Girl Scout slogan since our beginning in 1912.  As modern Girl Scouts, we have an awesome responsibility to continue that legacy by guiding our girls to help others and make an impact on our world today! How Do We Help Our World? That’s a pretty tall order, right? Many volunteers (and girls!) think “the world is so big and we’re so small, how can we even begin to make an impact?” and our answer has always been to start  ...

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Discover Girl Scout Journeys!

Are you ready to go on a journey of discovery with Girl Scouts? To identify a problem in your community and put a plan into action to make a difference? If that’s you, then we’ve got the perfect Girl Scout resource for you: the Journeys! These important resources allow girls to discover more about the world around them by guiding them as they dive into a topic related to the Journey’s theme, connect with organizations and people in their community and the world, identify a  ...

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