High School Services

During their high school career, students may begin to question the importance of a college education.  They might find themselves asking, “Why is it important to go to college?” The answer is that, more than ever, attending college provides opportunities for graduates which are not as widespread to those who have not received a higher education. 

For many high school students, being able to immediately generate an income after graduation is an appealing thought. They may also be uninspired by the rising cost of tuition, and while it is true that a higher education may be one of the largest expenses you will ever face, the importance of a college education has become quite evident in terms of earning potential within today’s economy.

 

Below is a list of our trainings. 

1. High School to College
    Choices, choices, choices!  With so many colleges to choose from, where do you begin?  The college process is a difficult

    one, but it doesn’t need to be!  This workshop is designed to give participants a much easier handle on the college

    process.  With a step by step guide/checklist and personal assessment tools to help students through their journey, they

    will increase their confidence and better overcome the anxieties caused by the college process; all the while learning

    how to remain academically successful throughout HS.  This is a 4 part series that addresses the college experience

    from beginning to end with a step by step guide.  We can also facilitate a parent workshop on this topic. 
     A. Intro to College
          i. Tackling the myths
          ii. Understanding the expectations
          iii. Choosing the college/university that's right for you


     B. College Survival Kit
          i. Time management
          ii. Stress management
          iii. Academic requirements
          iv. Understanding your transcript


     C. The Best Years of Your Life
          i. Extracurricular activities
          ii. Internships
          iii. Social and civic engagement


     D. Next Steps
          i. The Real World: And it gets REAL
          ii. Have your internships work for you
          iii. Resume workshop
          iv. Interviewing skills

2. Leadership
    This workshop will allow participants to define Leadership and understand the difference and importance of effective

    leadership through interactive discussions, role play, and hands-on activities. Workshop topics include, but are not  

    limited to, intro to leadership, effective leadership, leading others, and personal and group leadership.  This workshop

    can be tailored to suit the client/audience needs.
    Duration: 1.5 hrs

3. Self-Identity
    A workshop designed to focus on self-identity through the art of mask-making.  Participants are paired up and given

    instructions on how to design, create and decorate their masks.  This workshop highlights topics such as trust building,

    nonverbal communication and internal/external perception and can be tailored to suit the client/audience needs.
    Duration: minimum of 3 hrs needed

4. Communication
    How do you communicate?  How can you effectively express your points to others?  How do others experience you?  In

    this workshop, participants learn about verbal and nonverbal communication and how tone is as important, if not more

    than, the words that we use. Tailored to all age groups.
    Duration: 1.5 hrs

**Prices are based on groups of no more than 15 participants at a time.  Contact our office for pricing information.