What's the best thing about the Teens Make History program?
"Creating work that contributes to the Museum."
"I can express myself."
"It helped me open up and meet new people."
"The trips we go on for professional development."
"The new things I learn."
How did you see yourself when you started the program? How do you see yourself now?
"I didn't think I had a lot to offer, and I really wasn't sure what I wanted to do with my life. I am more sure of myself and the path I am on."
"I only talked to people I knew well—very sheltered. I can talk to more of a variety of people—sociable."
"Shy, quiet, neglectful. Ambitious, outgoing, goal-oriented, responsible."
"I was very shy and unsure of myself. I am much more confident in myself."
How has this program prepared you for other jobs?
"We have to meet real deadlines and work together."
"It has set the standard on how I should act."
"I've learned how to adapt to new environments. Also I've learned how to be flexible when conflicts pop up or how to plan for them."
"I have learned the importance of teamwork. I feel comfortable expressing my ideas even if others disagree."