Online school needs to be more of a option for mothers.

I have recently decided to start taking online classes for my medical assistant degree and many mothers know nothing of online classes.

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314-339-9974 5461 Delmar Blvd apt 108 St. Louis Mo 63112

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Project Stage: Select the description below that best applies to your approach.

  • Idea (hoping to get started in the future)

1. The Problem: What problem are you helping to solve?

Many women feel or think having kids you can’t still higher your education, but as much time thy he spend on social media they could be doing school work.

2. Your Solution: How are you planning to solve this problem? Share your specific approach.

Make it so many more school with online classes can start sending laptops for single mothers to do their class work.

3. Personal Journey: What’s the story behind why you decided to start this project?

I am a single mother of two that thought I couldn’t continue my education and still be a mother.

5. Example: Please walk us through a specific example of what happens when a person or group gets involved with your project.

They will be able to get a certification in something they can make more money to take care of their children.

6. The X Factor: What is different about your project compared to other programs or solutions already out there?

It’s specifically for single mothers that need help.

7. Impact: How has your project made a difference so far?

I have gotten at least 3 mothers to start online school where they make their time to finish their work and still be a mother

8. What’s Next: What are your ideas for taking your project to the next level?

I plan to work with school in my area to start my campaign.

9. Which of the following types of expertise would be most useful for you?

  • Marketing Strategy

10. Finances: If applicable, have you mobilized any of the following resources so far?

  • Friend support
  • Family support

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  • Black or African American (for example: African American, Jamaican, Haitian, Nigerian, Ethiopian, Somalian, etc) (8)

Help Us Support Diversity! Part 2 [optional] Do you identify as part of any of the following underrepresented communities?

  • Communities of color
  • Low-income community
  • LGBTQ community

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My family volunteers at a local homeless shelter. Your initiative could change the lives of many women living at transitional housing facilities and shelters, and her family economics. Best of luck to you!