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"I'm 23 years old and a recent graduate with a degree in Computer Information Systems. I'm looking to both impart knowledge as well..."
Zen Tao-Journey Jimalric Stevensson-Zenith
San Francisco, CA
31 years old
"My name's Zen and I've been a self-directed learner my entire life. I was raised as an unschooler, although my parents didn't know..."
19 years old
"I joined ZTC to figure out more about myself, learn how to educate myself more and which direction I should follow in my life. I j..."
Abby Li Ward
middletown, new york
20 years old
"My name is Abby Li I am 18, I've always been interested in alternative education and I finally convinced my mom to let me unschool..."
21 years old
"I'm 20 years old. I graduated high school with the idea that I'd go to college and be successful. Once I got there, I realized tha..."
Cheyenne La Vallee
20 years old
"I've have more of a background in food security, community gardens and ethnobotany, but these days I am working in strengthening a..."
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