What year did fashion modeling start?
There is no specific recorded evidence as to what specific year fashion modeling started. Many credit the late 1890s as the birth of haute couture, thanks to fashion designer Charles Frederick Worth.
What types of jobs are available in the modeling industry I'm researching for a class on the modeling world?
Yes, you can model at almost any age. 13-year-olds fall into the teen modeling range. Your best bet is to look for local modeling agencies within a 2 hour's drive of where you live and visit their websites to see if they have a teen modeling division. Not all modeling agencies represent teens or kids. If your teen is 5'7" or taller, however, they can also do runway/fashion modeling if they have a great look…