Michelle Obama Talks Education w/ a High School Senior

“Education played such an important role in my life…I know how important it is for other young people, particularly young people of color…. They have to own their education…they have to start with themselves” —- Michelle Obama




Imagine being able to sit and ask the First Lady Michelle Obama, anything?

Would you ask how the girls are doing?

What was her fondest memory at Harvard?

Or maybe how is it after 20+ years, her and Barack seem to still look at each other with eyes of high school sweethearts?

18 year old, NeNe Sy, a senior at the Young Women’s Leadership School of East Harlem, took full advantage and delved right in with questions on education… take a look at the video below.