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  • My name is Melissa Perez.

    我的名字叫 Melissa Perez。

  • I was born and raised in the Bronx, New York City,

    我在紐約市的布朗克斯(Bronx)出生長大

  • but my parents are Mexican.

    不過我的父母是墨西哥人。

  • Two years ago, graduating high school

    兩年前,從高中畢業

  • was not even in my plans.

    根本不在我的計劃裡。

  • I was doing horribly in school.

    我的學業成績糟透了。

  • Going to a school that has metal detectors is stressful.

    學校用金屬探測器檢查手機 讓人壓力很大。

  • You have to stand in line 25 minutes to an hour.

    你可能要排 25 分鐘到一小時的隊。

  • I would only go in third period

    我只會去第三堂課

  • and come out fourth.

    然後在第四堂離開。

  • I went third period

    我去第三堂

  • because I knew they didn't take attendance first and second.

    是因為我知道前兩堂課不會點名。

  • So, basically, if you were going third period,

    所以基本上,如果你有去第三堂,

  • they would mark you present for the whole day.

    他們就會紀錄你整天都在。

  • I just wasn't interested in school.

    我就是對上學不感興趣。

  • Then, when I was 17,

    後來,我十七歲的時候,

  • I gave birth to my daughter, Madeline.

    我生了我女兒 Madeline。

  • Getting pregnant changed my approach tremendously.

    懷孕徹底改變我的想法。

  • I thought, "I'm pregnant, I don't have a diploma.

    我想: 「我懷孕了,我沒有文憑。

  • So what I am I going to be working the rest of my life?

    我剩下的人生要做什麼樣的工作?

  • $7.25 an hour?

    每小時 7.25 元? (譯註:約 210 新臺幣。)

  • No! I have to graduate and go to college."

    不對!我必須要畢業然後上大學。」

  • Being a mom, still going to high school is, ummm,

    身為母親,同時要去上學

  • overwhelming, I would say, at the beginning,

    剛開始令人有些喘不過氣。

  • but I had this math teacher who encouraged me

    但是有個數學老師總是鼓勵我

  • to go on with school.

    繼續上學。

  • She always said that she saw something in me.

    她總是說她能看見我的潛力。

  • She was like, "I know there's something inside you there

    她會說: 「我知道你身體裡有股

  • that wants to fight for it."

    想要力爭上游的力量。」

  • She always pushes me,

    她總是督促我,

  • she always gives me the hard questions

    總是給我困難的題目,

  • because she knows that my favorite subject is math.

    因為她知道我最愛的科目是數學。

  • She's always like, "Melissa, figure this out.

    她總是說: 「Melissa,想想這題!

  • Melissa, figure that out."

    Melissa,把它解出來!」

  • And I'm like, "Okay, okay."

    我就會說: 「好啦好啦。」

  • I like that about her

    我很喜歡她這樣,

  • because she always tends to push me.

    因為她總是督促我向前。

  • Thelma is the first teacher

    Thelma 是第一個

  • that has treated me,

    對待我像

  • you know,

    你知道,

  • I guess, special.

    與眾不同的。

  • After I had my baby, I got my head into the game

    產後,我全心投入

  • and I passed my classes.

    完成我的課業。

  • Being a mom at a young age

    做一個小媽媽

  • either makes you or breaks you,

    可以成就你,也可以毀掉你,

  • but, in my case, it made me.

    在我的例子裡,它成就了我。

  • It made me have a total different visual for my future.

    它讓我對未來有完全不一樣的視野。

  • I am the first person in my family

    我是我們家庭裡

  • to graduate from high school.

    第一個從高中畢業的人。

My name is Melissa Perez.

我的名字叫 Melissa Perez。

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