Girl Scouts of the USA

23 New STEM and Outdoor Badges Enrich Girl Scout Programming, Which Data Shows Helps Girls Excel in Life

Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast (GSCCC) and Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced today the release of new badges in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and the outdoors, areas girls are not typically encouraged to explore outside of Girl Scouting. The badges have debuted on the organization's first digital platform for volunteers, making it more accessible than ever to unleash the power of every girl.

At a time when 81 percent of American voters think preparing girls for leadership roles should be a national priority, Girl Scouts-the preeminent leadership development organization for girls-offers girls even more opportunities to learn skills and empower themselves...