Vermont Works for Women

Welcome to Vermont Works for Women!

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    Cultivating leadership & teamwork

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    Access to male-dominated fields

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    Exposure to STEM activities

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    Encouraging supportive networks

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    Hands-on training with a social mission

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    The power of power tools

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    Gaining valuable work experience

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    Exposure to career possibilities

ROSIE’S GIRLS – featured on NBC’s TODAY Show!

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking newsworld news, and news about the economy

It’s three minutes – give a watch!

Rosie’s Girls, a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and Trades exploration program for middle school girls gets a huge shout-out on the TODAY Show!

Correspondent Maria Shriver dons coveralls and joins the Santa Monica girls in using a jigsaw (power tool).

Interested in learning more about Rosie’s Girls – or bringing it to your own community? Contact us at kwalsh@vtworksforwomen.org or 802.622.0400, ext. 105 or 800.639.1472.

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NEW WORKSHOP: Strategies to Transform Peer Aggression Among Girls

258-275x286We at Vermont Works for Women have designed a half-day workshop
that teaches educators, administrators, youth service providers,
coaches, parents – all adults – how to identify, address and prevent
peer aggression among girls.

And we’re bringing it to your community this fall: BURLINGTON (Sept. 6);
RUTLAND (Oct. 27); BRATTLEBORO (Nov. 11); and ST. JOHNSBURY (Dec. 11)

This interactive workshop will help you:

  • understand the dynamics of peer aggression
  • learn & understand new strategies to implement
  • hear examples & case studies first-hand from young women
  • name & claim your own anxieties around dealing with peer aggression
  • discover new ways to create supportive, girl-centered environments like
    our 
    Rosie’s Girls & Dirt Divas programs

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Contact Us

Vermont Works for Women

Winooski Office:
32A Malletts Bay Ave. Winooski, VT 05404
phone: 802.655.8900
fax: 802.655.8922

Barre Office:
105 North Main Street, Suite 211, Barre, VT 05641
phone: 802.622.0400
fax:802.622.0404

Toll Free Phone:
800.639.1472
info@vtworksforwomen.org

"I noticed a huge increase in confidence. She was excited and no longer fearful to try new things. This program is a huge confidence builder for young girls." - Parent or a Rosie's Girls participant

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