Self-Empowering Workshop For College-Bound Students and Get Set Mindset for 8th, 9th and 10th Grade Students
and their Parents
July 9, 2016
The Self-Empowering Workshop for 11th & 12th grade students is an opportunity for college-bound high school students and their parents to obtain tools that will address the social aspect of college readiness.
This workshop addresses in an age appropriate manner, the needs expressed by students and their parents for tools that would heighten awareness, and create solutions as they navigate the many challenges which can interfere with college success. These challenges include: concerns about navigating the high school culture, internet and social media, issues regarding separation from home, time management, money management, values, peer relationships, internet safety, study habits, alcohol, drugs and sex.
Your Time For Creative Empowerment Inc. “Get Set Mindset” workshop for 8th, 9th and 10th grade students will offer tools that will assist students with the successful navigation of social, academic and other areas of high school life.
All Participants can look forward to interacting with an impressive line-up of motivational presenters and Resource Persons which includes current college students, professors, medical doctors, community activists and faith based leaders, mental health practitioners, and public officials - all of whom care about the well-being and academic success of our youth. Parents will be able to discuss their role in helping their children to manage the issues of adolescence and high school, and concerns related to their children leaving home for college, through a workshop designed exclusively for them and conducted by a parent/child relationship expert.
Other highlights include: complimentary breakfast and lunch, musical expressions and arts activities to reinforce personal development and self-improvement concepts through the creation of various forms of the arts.