Tailoring Teens for Success
“Tailoring Teens for Success” (TTFS) is an 13-week character building and leadership development curriculum for girls (ages 11-16 years old). It designed to transform the lives of girls so they become self-aware, self-managed and socially competent. TTFS serves as Girl Talk’s core program.
Purpose of Program
“Tailoring Teens for Success” provides a safe space for participants to address adolescent issues such as self-esteem, friendships, emotions, body image, tolerance/diversity, social media, and financial literacy to name a few. The overarching goal of the curriculum is to help and/or further develop participant’s skills in the areas of self-awareness, social-awareness and self-management.
A parent component is also included in the program. Parents of curriculum participants are required to attend four Parent Workshops during the 13 week curriculum that assists them in forming academic and social partnerships with their children.
Goals of Program:
“Tailoring Teens for Success” is a 13-week curriculum designed to:
Increase self-awareness (stronger sense of self)
Increase self-management (adapt and open to change; improve interaction with others)
Increase social competence (able to connect and lead with others)
Increase level of future orientation (increase interest in college or trade school)
Sponsor a Girl
Individuals and companies are welcomed to continue sponsoring a girl to participate in the curriculum program. We thank you in advance for your generosity!
Your $200 contribution supports one girl’s participation in the “Tailoring Teens for Success” (TTFS) curriculum that includes program materials, snacks, graduation keepsakes and field trip(s).
For your contribution, you will receive:
Limited edition hard-cover photo album highlighting participants engagement in program
Name/company recognition at TTFS graduation event