JUST RELEASED: TeenLife’s Guide to Performing & Visual Arts Colleges


    • I am writing to express our deep appreciation for all that you did in preparing for and implementing our meeting with A____. You were firm, kind, professional and you articulated the information in a way that left us all with hope. The path is clear, and A_____ is lucky to have amazing support and people who care about her. My husband and I are hopeful that she will make wise choices. We will remain in touch with you.

      - W. S. K., Parent - January 21, 2022
    • I first met Paul Klein as a Design and Technology major at San Francisco Art Institute where he was my Professor and Advisor. Studying with Paul, I learned to work collaboratively and globally with artists, art programs, and colleges. The critiques with Paul strengthened my portfolio and built confidence to further my education, art practice and career goals. J.P., UI & UX Designer of Music Technology

      - J.P., UI & UX Designer of Music Technology - January 21, 2022
    • Wonderful coaching from Susan really helped me better understand the job market and how to approach applying and networking to find a job. She was great at helping me set attainable goals and keep me on schedule to complete them. Susan really supported me throughout my job search and helped me get where I am today.

      - E. P. N., Graduated from UC Santa Cruz in Chemistry, and Flatiron School Software Engineering - January 21, 2022
    • Susan provided E. with exceptional personal contact and guidance. Negotiating the world after school ends is a challenging experience that can be fruitful if the student has a working process to explore the job world. Susan created clear and motivating structures that were made collaboratively, geared towards an understanding of career paths and accomplishing goals. E’s confidence in resume building and negotiating the interview process grew exponentially

      - C. N., Senior Continuing Lecturer, Art Practice Department, University of California Berkeley - January 21, 2022