Share with students the message that achievement in school will pay off in college, the workplace and in life.
All you need to do is:
VOLUNTEER: Register to participate.
SIGN-UP: Attend a 3-hour training session.
PRESENT: Make four 50-minute presentations throughout the school year (you choose the schools and/or dates that fit your schedule).
Invite trained business volunteers into your school to speak with all of your 8th or 9th grade students about the importance of taking rigorous courses, doing well in school and preparing for their future.
SIGN-UP: Register to participate.
SCHEDULE: Create sessions for entire 8th or 9th grade population – each 50 minute session will be conducted in a classroom setting on the date and time of your choosing.
PREPARE: Communicate the date with your school administrators, counselors and/or teachers, and prepare for the speakers, prior to their arrival.