Calling all teens to join us!

Connected Nation is excited to launch a new digital literacy and learning initiative, led by teens and powered by AT&T Connected Learning.

Teachers, guidance counselors, group leaders, parents…anyone who works with teenagers
Connected Nation needs your help!
Connected Nation is looking for mentors to lead groups of teenagers in our Teens Teach Tech program.
Interested in mentoring High School Students to participate?
Want to know more about the mentor guidelines?

What is Teens Teach Tech?

Teens Teach Tech harnesses teens’ technology expertise to help their family and other community members gain new computer/internet skills. This great opportunity allows teens to provide community service while learning real-world problem solving, collaboration, and project development.
Students can train on one of the 6 courses below. Click on course name to learn more.

Internet Basics

Computer Basics


Email Basics

Mobile Device Basics

Web Conferencing


Training will take place right in your community. Groups will select the courses, location, dates, and times that work best for them.
Submissions will be accepted on a rolling basis from September 2022 thru February 2023. Student teams must participate in a train-the-trainer webinar within the same month they submit. Mentors must be present during webinars. Options will be provided for individual teams.
Students must begin content creation during the fall 2022 semester and begin training by/before the winter holiday breaks. Program timeframe will end by the spring 2023 semester.

Did you know?

For every 1 person trained,
teams will be awarded...

...teams will be awarded $10 with a maximum earnings of $2,000 (200 people max).

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Start Up Funds Available!

Through the application, they can apply for up to $500 for startup funding support. Examples of acceptable funding support needs include devices/equipment for demonstration or training, venue costs, software licenses etc. This will be subject to approval.

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You have a group and ready to get started, now what?

Student groups can submit a brief written plan including, target trainee audience and number of target trainees, outreach strategy/methods, training strategy, and any funding needs.
Don’t wait, register your group now.
Steps to Success