The students in TEC come from diverse backgrounds, varying socioeconomic levels and different support systems. To many, participation in a technical education program is the catalyst they need to succeed in life and the opportunity to have a solid future where they can support themselves and their families. These are their stories.
 


 

NAME: Berfu
LOCATION: Izmir, Turkey
QUOTE: “With all of my experiences,
I think I can help other girls enter the
technical field. I tell them stories
about my own experiences to give
them an accurate perception of the
field."

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NAME: Mert
LOCATION: Izmir, Turkey
QUOTE: “To have a job in the technical
field is an opportunity that will totally
change my future. The interest shown in
our development and the potential job
opportunities make me confident in my
future.” 

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NAME: Amine
LOCATION: Casablanca, Morocco
QUOTE: “My dad is my biggest
advocate and is helping make sure I do
well in my studies. They never tried to
influence my choices or push me to 
decide to do something that I’m
uncomfortable with.”

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NAME: Jumbo
LOCATION: Lagos, Nigeria
QUOTE:“IIT (TEC’s partner school) really
transformed his life in terms of his
knowledge,” said Jumbo’s father,
Iboro Inyang. Continued
Jumbo: “TEC taught me how to
work as a team and how to
appreciate everyone’s individual
strengths.”

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