A young woman with no choice but to help her family at home thinks about what her life would look like if she could attend school and live out her educational dreams. She thinks of all the what-ifs & discusses the importance of what education could add to her life & future generations ahead of her.
In this film, the importance of educating and encouraging girls to go into STEM fields is explored through three interviews with high school girls interested in STEM pathways, with bonuses from other girls with a passion for STEM and empowering women.
This is a film that shines a light on Beads for Education. An organization that has changed the perception of the Maasai community and has helped educate their girls. Most of the alumni of this organization are no working there after finishing colleges. This is a mentorship on its own to the others.
Go Ahead promotes girls to follow their dreams in doing what they love. Education is not the only way for one to become successful, and that every woman also have their own qualities that can be demonstrated and appreciated.
In April 2023, one of our beloved educators of five years was wrongfully terminated without an explanation. Women in education have been overlooked, underpaid, and undervalued for far too long. My team and I decided to come together and recognize Mrs Avery, And stand up for women in education.