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22 years old"Hi! I'm Taralei. I tried going to a couple of different four-year colleges after I graduated high school, and they just didn't wor..."
Miranda Barzey Seeking mentorship
23 years old"After spending two years in college feeling lost and no closer to finding my passion in life, I decided to drop out and move to At..."
18 years old"18 - unschooler since birth - foodie, queer chica, poet, organic farm/garden enthusiast, traveler, reader, barefoot life-lover...."
Genevieve Chicoine Seeking mentorship
North Berwick , ME
17 years old"I joined ZTC because I'm a high school drop-out who has come to the realization that a formal education has not and will not be be..."
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24 years old"As a lifelong autodidact who can't currently afford college, I am on a mission to self-educate. I am a strong supporter of librari..."
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18 years old"With the goal of becoming a freelance writer, I hope to find some useful methods on here. I am enrolled in - nay, forced to attend..."
Angel Torres Seeking mentorship
San Diego, CA
21 years old"Started reading Better Than College after seeing the author in a video for Reason TV. Always felt traditional school was a waste o..."
Alyce Thorp Offering mentorship
28 years old"My academic background lies in the social sciences (mainly Anthropology and Psychology) and Library and Information Studies.
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Kern County, CA
18 years old"Finding a community of people who have similar feelings and views about traditional education and self-learning is the reason I jo..."
Morgan Ostrowsky Seeking mentorship
Sun Prairie, WI
18 years old"I joined ZTC because I am a self-directed learner and I want to connect to other self-directed learners and mentors. I am dropping..."
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27 years old"I have always been a self-directed learner but followed your typical road to university. Got my psychology degree, bleh, not what ..."
Lia Seltene Seeking mentorship
20 years old"I joined because I need external motivation, and I'm trying to work smart with my personality. Being connected with people or havi..."
Christian Ruiz Seeking mentorship
Bronx, New York
23 years old"I joined ZTC after reading Better than College by Blake Boles.
I am a Puerto Rican from the Bronx that chose the 'unschool' li..."
Martin Kennedy Offering mentorship
Nashville, TN "Just stumbled onto ZTC because I have an intense interest in developing alternative approaches to the conventional college. My ch..."
Kasey Heater Seeking mentorship
20 years old"I have been stressing over college since my junior year of high school. First it was which college to attend? I was considering th..."
Pat McGee Seeking mentorship
23 years old"I graduated from college in 2012 with a B.A. in English and a minor in Computer Science. Since that day, I've continued my educati..."
H.H. Brownsmith Seeking mentorship
Asheville, NC "Two semesters shy of a degree in journalism, I dropped out of college and began the work I was made for. In the midst of that work..."
Shah Yasser Aziz Seeking mentorship
18 years old"I joined ZTC firstly because I agree with the whole philosophy that the current education regime doesn't fit us. It doesn't let us..."
Megan Browne Seeking mentorship
19 years old"I love learning, especially when I get to choose the
ZTC is a dream come true!
I hope to start a living history v..."
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17 years old"Rar! I'm Nemo Has......"