Rosalind Wiseman, the We Are Girls 2011 Keynote Speaker!

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GENaustin is thrilled to announce the keynote speaker of the 2011 We Are Girls Conference, held Saturday November 12th at Austin High School, will be internationally recognized educator and author Rosalind Wiseman. She is (among many other things), the author of Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World (the book that inspired the movie Mean Girls)! The theme of the conference is, “Bullying, Body Image, and Being a Girl” and Rosalind’s address will focus on the importance of girl-driven leadership to end bullying. If you’re a parent or girl who’d like the opportunity to see Rosalind Wiseman speak, as well as take part in a number of workshops with girls and their parents from all over Central Texas, register here! Scholarships to attend are available! For more information you can visit the We Are Girls website, email wearegirls@genaustin.orgor call 841-4040

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Vanessa Wright