After School Programs

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Girlstart After School, or Club Girlstart, directly reaches girls, but also supports whole-school change, and includes all of these elements:

· Weekly hands-on, informal STEM activities—TEKS aligned—at each school.
· Professional development sessions offered for all teachers in each school (1x/semester).
· Monthly parent association meetings that supports parents/grandparents as their
daughters/granddaughters learn about STEM (includes electives/college/career support).
· Science / Math Nights at each school.
· Free registration for all Girlstart After School club members to attend Girlstart’s
annual Girls in STEM conference (part of the Expanding Your Horizons Network).
· Pedagogic, curriculum and strategic support to science fairs.

Participating schools:

Austin ISD
Ann Richards School
for Young Women Leaders
Cook Elementary School
Covington Middle School
Dobie Middle School
McBee Elementary School
Wooldridge Elementary School
Wooten Elementary School
Zavala Elementary School

Georgetown ISD
Mitchell Elementary School
Williams Elementary School

Nonprofit Independent Schools
Girls School of Austin
Trinity Episcopal School

Pflugerville ISD
Northwest Elementary School
Wieland Elementary School

Taylor ISD
Johnson Elementary School
Pasemann Elementary School

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