We believe that kids have the power to do anything and be anyone they want and partnered with our friends over at ÊTRE GIRLS to learn what it takes to be a super-fly and empowering kidspirator like Marley.
MEET MARLEY: ACTIVIST & AUTHOR OF #1000BLACKGIRLBOOKS
HOW TO BE A KID BOSS LIKE MARLEY!
Figure out what you like about yourself and things you enjoy doing.
Then learn what it takes to be an expert in that skill or activity. Knowing what you are passionate about will help you achieve your goals more easily (and you’ll have fun doing it)!
Recognize that you can make a difference right now!
“My best advice for middle school (kids) is that you don’t have to wait until you ‘grow up’ to make a difference. The concept of ‘grown up’ automatically limits you.” -Marley
Read, read, read! Books! News! Blogs! Interviews! Everything!
Always stay in learning mode ‐ being informed is the gateway to being inspired and doing great things.
Discuss something you’d like to change in your world, and then find different ways to solve it.
“If you have frustrations about what’s happening in the world around you, share those ideas with those around you. Share online (responsibly). Talk to your teachers and classmates. Doing these things will allow you to connect and possibly collaborate to create a community. This community can help you create social change.” -Marley
To read more about really cool girls just like Marley, check out ÊTRE GIRLS.