Be Who You Are, Say What You Mean

Be Who You Are, Say What You Mean Girl & Grown-up Workshops

Explore the power of voice together and learn practical communication skills you both can put into practice right away. Currently, we have an in-person version in Oakland, CA, and an online option as well. Scroll down for details.

How does this work?

A Girls Leadership educator will facilitate an engaging and fun interactive session once a week. Each session includes up to 12 girls and their caregivers, creating a brave space for both of you to learn new skills. We’ll start every workshop with games, have group discussions, and practice role-playing fictional scenarios using a variety of tools. 




Week One: Dealing with Difficult Friendships
Week Two: Emotional Intelligence
Week Three: Making Mistakes
Week Four: Four Steps for Healthy Conflict

Our curriculum is focused on the following domains with lessons aligned to developmentally appropriate outcomes.

Domains Day Camp



Online Dates & Times

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How much does it cost?

We welcome families regardless of ability to pay. Choose a price that works for you.

Full price is $200 per Girl & Grown-up Pair ($50 per session)

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My girl is doing a good job of recognizing everyday acts of bravery. She is realizing that she herself is very brave.

“My favorite part about the workshop is Pair Share. I like that we can share things with our grown-ups and sometimes they tell you things about themselves you didn’t know.”


Cancellation Policy: No refunds or credits are available within 30 days of the start of the program.


Please note that in-person registration closes on April 4, 2024 and online registration closes on April 10, 2014. If you wish to register for a workshop after that date, please call 866-744-9102 ext. 0 between the hours of 8 am–4 pm PT, M-F.***


This workshop is offered throughout the school year.

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