Trainings, Education & presentations
As the national leader on programming, research and education focused on girls, ROX provides accessible, timely and impactful trainings and professional development experiences that address the complex needs of today's girls.
By delivering targeted and relevant educational content and resources, adults can make data-informed decisions in their work teaching, mentoring, parenting and caring for girls.
Services for adult influencers
Community Symposiums & data sharing
Engage your community, school or place of business through a customized presentation with Dr. Lisa Hinkelman.
Lisa provides adult influencers in girls' lives with the latest research on what is currently going on for girls and strategies for more effectively relating to, working with, communicating with and supporting the girls in their lives.
Speaking topics include: Leadership for Women & Girls; Social Media & Technology; Bullying, Safety & Sexual Violence; Confidence & Resilience; Social & Emotional Learning
Book Study curriculum
Utilize the award-winning book, Girls Without Limits: Helping Girls Achieve Healthy Relationships, Academic Success and Interpersonal Strength with your school staff, parent groups or office book club. Written by ROX Founder, Dr. Lisa Hinkelman, Girls Without Limits is an ideal tool for all adults who work with and care about girls and provides insights into the lived experiences that girls have throughout their growing up years. The companion book study curriculum provides an opportunity to intentionally discuss the concepts, ideas and case studies provided in the book with your colleagues and your friends. You will be challenged to approach your work with girls with a new, empowering lens and develop hands-on, concrete strategies to implement immediately in your day-to-day interactions and conversations with the girls in your life. The book study curriculum is a free resource for anyone who purchases Girls Without Limits via ROX.
School & educator workshops
Train your school staff on the critical issues impacting girls through a staff professional learning opportunity where Dr. Lisa Hinkelman will present Girls’ Index data and provide a context for educators and administrators to more deeply understand the realities of girls’ lives and acquire skills and strategies to work more effectively with girls. Trainings are personalized to school site and offer a dual focus on the social, emotional and academic needs of girls and will illuminate issues impacting your girls, as well as strategies and techniques that can be incorporated both in the classroom and throughout the school. Sample training topics include:
- Creating competent learners: How self-esteem and confidence influence academic outcomes for girls
- The social and emotional learning needs of girls
- The impact of technology and social media on the perceptions, behaviors and performance of female students
- Creating positive school climate: Addressing bullying, aggression and competition amongst girls
- Keeping our girls safe: Addressing healthy relationships, dating violence and safety
- Future ready leaders: Post-secondary and career planning for girls
- Stress, pressure, anxiety and depression: The complex challenges facing today's girls