Mentor Tutor Connection provides crucial outreach for struggling teens
As Nikoo and Connie put it, their relationship for the last three years is phasing out, but their friendship is something that will endure into the future.
Back when they first met, Nikoo Parsizadeh was 15 and had just emigrated from Iran to join her family in Mountain View. That culture shock would be a scary proposition for anyone, but especially for a teenage girl entering a foreign land and a high school with no friends and shaky English skills.
This is an excerpt from the full article in the Mountain View Voice on December 23, 2015. Read the full article here.