Teens Tutor Teens is built upon the wish for high school peers to succeed in the school system. Education is found to be an important element in life in deciding the role the student will have. In order to ensure the best for students, Teens Tutor Teens has implemented leadership and community service to Teens who need aid achieving academic success. Teens can receive free tutoring from other teens who have proven to be academically exceptional in their community. However, teens who are economically disadvantaged will be given priority. The mission is to provide other teens with the chance to go and thrive at college and to start off life on the right foot.
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Gabriela found her love of service on a trip to Cameroon, Africa. More than a chance to visit her parents' native country, the journey allowed her to experience the socio-economic disparities between urban and rural areas. While volunteering at a school in Yaoundé, Gabriela realized that the limiting factors to academic success were access to technology and to more instructors.