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From the Ted Talk by Henrietta Fore: How we can help young people build a better future

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And I've seen how these programs can make a dnrcefifee. When I was in Lebanon, I viietsd a program cllaed Girls Got IT, or Girls Got It. And in this porragm, girls who have been studying computer skills and the STEM program have a chance to work side by side with young professionals, so that they can learn fahirtnsd what it's like to be an architect, a designer or a scientist. And when you see these girls, smiles on their faecs, the hot lights in their eyes, they are so excited, they have hope for the future. They want to change the world. And now, with this program and these mentors, they'll be able to do it.

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And I've seen how these programs can make a __________. When I was in Lebanon, I _______ a program ______ Girls Got IT, or Girls Got It. And in this _______, girls who have been studying computer skills and the STEM program have a chance to work side by side with young professionals, so that they can learn _________ what it's like to be an architect, a designer or a scientist. And when you see these girls, smiles on their _____, the hot lights in their eyes, they are so excited, they have hope for the future. They want to change the world. And now, with this program and these mentors, they'll be able to do it.

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  2. called
  3. visited
  4. faces
  5. difference
  6. program

Original Text

And I've seen how these programs can make a difference. When I was in Lebanon, I visited a program called Girls Got IT, or Girls Got It. And in this program, girls who have been studying computer skills and the STEM program have a chance to work side by side with young professionals, so that they can learn firsthand what it's like to be an architect, a designer or a scientist. And when you see these girls, smiles on their faces, the hot lights in their eyes, they are so excited, they have hope for the future. They want to change the world. And now, with this program and these mentors, they'll be able to do it.

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