Tavi Gevinson on Strong Female Characters

This highschool sophmore is astonishing. You may know her. She founded RookieMag, a website for teenage girls. http://rookiemag.com/ When she was 11, she  launched a fashion site that attracted a lot of attention and turned her into a sort of fashion guru at the age of 13: http://www.thestylerookie.com/

Here is a talk she gave at TEDxTEENS about strong female characters:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6osiBvQ-RRg

http://tedxteen.com/press/121-watch-tavi-gevinson-talk-about-my-so-called-life-freaks-and-geeks-and-the-dearth-of-complicated-teen-girls-on-tv

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Passionate about Technology in Education and how it can make a difference in the lives of students with Dyslexia. Founder of @ForDyslexia. Mom of twins. Juggling entrepreneurship and kids.

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