Sites for and About Girls
Project - Web site
of an organization whose aim is "to build young women's awareness
of careers in the computer industry". They do this through summer
camps, mentoring, and school visits.
engine for sites for and about girls
A great search engine for sites about girls. This page contains links
to additional sites for girls.
- A community based site for girls that aims to empower girls through
Girl Start -
The home page of a computer center for girls in Texas (teaches them
how to use computers, etc.)
Girl Tech - A
site for girls that contains sections such as Chic Chat: a resource
for girls to communicate, get answers to questions, write; Games: vocabulary,
science, math, and more; Invent Her: a section that allows girls to
create and invent, contains a brief history of inventors; Girls Views:
Girls in the Media, contains a section on eating disorders; Sports;
Girl Galaxy: famous women, quote for the day; Bowtique: products; and
Girl Zone (www.girlzone.com)
is a webmagazine for girls that offers a way to interact via bulletin
boards and live chat; a sports column; a fashion column; online book
discussions; career highlights; and a center to learn more about volunteering
and social activism. Girl Zone is also home to Sister-to-Sister Online
the web component to AAUW's national Sister-to-Sister Summit program.
The Independent Means website (www.independentmeans.com) is the place
for women under 20 (and their over-20 mentors) to find an income of
their own! The website offers news on starting a business; making, saving,
and growing money; and networking with mentors.
Gurl.com - Organization
committed to discussing issues that effect girls age 13 and up. Host
free email, free homepages, community for girls to connect. Set up like
an online magazine for girls. http://www.gurl.com/
NewMoon - Popular
site that contains many links to helping and empowering girls http://www.newmoon.org/index.html
Teen Voices -
Web site for the magazine for girls by girls.
Teen Wire- Presented
by Planned Parenthood, this site is another online magazine for girls.
News, beauty, dating, etc.