Feminism has never been so Cute: Girls Prep in NYC.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Aug 8, 2009
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Does Gender-focused Education Still Make Sense, in this Day and Age?

This Video Convinces Me: Yes.

NYC’s only got one all-girls public school. Here ’tis.

Six minute video starring students of Girls Preparatory Charter School. Parents, students and staff tell about their love for this special school.

For more, go to Feministing.



About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


5 Responses to “Feminism has never been so Cute: Girls Prep in NYC.”

  1. sublimekesel says:

    What an empowering concept school. I did 2 years at an all-girls grade school and was far less distracted without the testosterone element. I love the girls' association of boys and "trouble." The "you get to be a star" comment says it all…

  2. gwenbell says:

    I just smiled for six minutes straight.

  3. LisaMcAlister says:

    As someone who believes in the power and empowerment of education, this makes my heart happy! "At school you get to be smart A LOT!" yes yes yes!

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