Students are buzzing about ‘Strong Girls Can’ at The Market Bosworth School
A huge thanks to all of the amazing girls who took part in our ‘Strong Girls Can‘ programme at The Market Bosworth School in Leicestershire.
Students from the school give their views on what the day meant to them.
| “It is inspired me to achieve my dreams and it has changed my thinking.”
| “The positive thinking side of things was great. I am not a very positive person and, out of this, I am going to be more positive going forward.
| “I am going to be more confident.”
| “I didn’t realise how negative I have been towards myself.”
| “It was inspiring. They told us to be confident in ourselves.”
| “Everything was done so well.”
Find out more about the campaign here – Strong Girls Can
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