“I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand.”
– Ancient Chinese Proverb. And this is our motto! While the students are provided with a well developed curriculum, the whole program is designed around hands-on training projects. Literacy is not a requirement.
TEENS, Inc. is a vocational agriculture (VoAg) non-profit organization that
provides training for at risk youth and individuals with disabilities. The primary objective of the program is to prepare students to enter the workforce better equipped for obtaining and maintaining gainful employment.
This unique training course in green industry jobs provides students with a well-rounded introductory education in agricultural and grounds maintenance. In addition, students learn other important job readiness concepts such as work ethics, employer expectations, job safety, and teamwork.