Portraits

Age 11 | Indiana

"I make a lot of movies with special effects -- some things you really couldn't do in real life."

Age 18 | New York
"I’ve learned so much through Global Kids, and not just about filming and editing, but also about the world and people around me."
Age 18 | Oregon

"I really enjoy technology, because it's a better way to find out information and use that information for my community, not just for myself."

Sam
Age 13 | Illinois

"My method of learning new software is really trial and error. If something doesn't work out, just go back and try something else."

Age 12 | Illinois

"When I grow up, I want to be a cartoonist, and a video game maker, and an artist. Technically, they all come together."

Age 14 | Georgia

"I'm teaching young elementary kids how to stay safe online."

Age 13 | New Hampshire

"I'm not sure I would know my alphabet if I didn't have technology."

Age 9 | Maryland

"There are people in need in Haiti, and we’re trying to design a new Web site for them."

Age 16 | District of Columbia

"What I'm learning out of school I learn at a much faster pace and more effectively than what I usually learn in school."

Age 17 | California

"I don't have a computer. I don't always have a cell phone, but technology is like my lifeline, and without it, I don't know what I would do."