At She Knew She Could, it’s important for us to amplify the voices of young women. Here are 6 amazing young women, with wise words we can all learn from. We hope they mean as much to you as they do to us. “So believe in your voice, believe in yourself, and always follow your dreams. Because especially young girls, they dream big but as they grow older they start underestimating themselves, they do not believe in themselves, they don’t dream big. So I would ask all young girls to dream big, as big as you can, and just follow your dreams and you can do anything.” - Malala Yousafzai “I think the most powerful thing a woman can have is confidence.” -Rowan Blanchard "I want young girls to know that their passions are important and that they should pursue them, regardless of whether or not they think that they'll be successful in terms of the mainstream." -Marley Dias "I'd rather regret the risks that didn't work out than the chances I didn't take at all." - Simone Biles "A lot of people will say different stuff like, ‘You can’t do it.’ They’ll say no before I even say anything. You just have to believe in [...]
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If you’re looking for some positive strong female role models on television these days, you don’t have to look that far. Thankfully, there are lots of options that feature some amazing young women, like these 5 options you can find streaming right now. Alexa and Katie had a strong 3-season run on Netflix, and for good reason. The story of high school students Alexa, who’s dealing with a new cancer diagnosis, and Katie, her supportive BFF, made it a fan favorite. Anne With an “E” is a retelling of the classic Lucy Maud Montgomery Anne of Green Gables and does not disappoint, even for fans of the original Megan Follows version that brought this story much television fame. She’s just as sharp and fiery as you remember. Everyone’s raving about The Baby-Sitters Club, the new Netflix reboot based on the popular book about 5 young female entrepreneurs and their misadventures. You’ll definitely want to add this to your watch list! The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia follows a 15-year old with a PhD who moved across the country to make robots for NASA, with Part 2 launching July 20. Smart girls unite! If you want to laugh out loud, [...]