Weekly Schedule / Agenda

Monday- Introduction, Teamwork & Leadership

Introductions, Team Building and Trust Building & Discovering Leadership

Presenter: Caroline Crawford, Girls Empowerment Network Chief Program Officer

Discover your Strengths

Presenter: TBD

LUNCH: TBD

Bringing Your Best Presence

Presenter: Caroline Crawford, Girls Empowerment Network Program Director

Healthy Relationships

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

Goal Setting

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

Workshop Objectives:

  1. Collaborate with team member and develop SMART goals plan while utilizing critical thinking skills
  2. Teams will creative support their partner in developing tools to help them reach their goals
  3. Introduce various methods of goal setting and develop plans utilizing various tools/modalities (art materials and technology)
  4. Explore potential barriers and support in reaching ones goal/s
  5. Create one or more of the following: Goal Plan, Vision Board, Mind Map, Goal Setting App User

Tuesday- Presenting Yourself

My Community, My Choice

Presenter: Brittany Yelverton, Girls Empowerment Network Volunteer & Community Relations Manager

Negotiating Your Best Self

Presenter: TBD

LUNCH: TBD

Site Visit: Plant Party

Wednesday- Personal Leadership

The Loudspeakers!- Where Impact is Louder thank Voice

Presenter: Brittany Yelverton, Girls Empowerment Network Volunteer & Community Relations Manager

LUNCH: TBD

Power Chats!

Facilitator: Girls Empowerment Network

Diva Dance

Presenter: Diva Dance

College is Expensive: Scholarships 101

Presenter: Foundation Communities

Thursday- Interviewing Skills & Career Advice

Resumes & Written Communication GALORE!

Presenter: Ami Kane, Girls Empowerment Network Development Director

Mock Interviews & Self Care Stations

Facilitator: Girls Empowerment Network Staff

Each attendee will have to complete two different ‘fake’ interviews with our staff to understand what if feels like to be interviewed. This is such a fun activity! While girls rotate in and out of interviews they will participate in our self-care stations, which will include learning just how relaxing gardening and crafting can be for your mind.

LUNCH: TBD

Site Visit: APPLE

Friday- Owning Your Future

Life is More Than Likes

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

GEN Jeopardy!

Presenter: Blair Stirek, Girls Empowerment Network Project Manager

Networking Luncheon

Facilitator: Ami Kane, Girls Empowerment Network Development Director

Debunking College Admissions

Presenter: Admissions Counselors at various colleges

Thriving and Not Just Surviving

Presenter: Kierrah Holiday

Workshop Description: This workshop’s main goal is to help the attendees of Pathfinder develop healthier and effective    study habits while in high school and preparing for college. Combining information and interactive activities attendees will be able to put the learned material into action.

I Feel Good, I Deserve Good, I am Good

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

Workshop Objectives:

  1. Attendees will learn the definition and tenants of self-compassion and practice it
  2. Attendees will use coping skills by practicing mindfulness to increase self-love and acceptance
  3. Attendees will collaborate with role plays and group discussions
  4. Attendees will use creativity to make positive affirmation puff pals or bracelet

No Thank You, No Way, Sorry I’m Busy

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

Workshop Objectives:

  1. Identify communication styles and options for use of communication
  2. Learn that it is ok to say NO in all situations
  3. Explore characteristics of assertive and confident communication
  4. Practice and role play scenarios and use of communication styles

LUNCH: TBD

Defining Values

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

Workshop Objectives:

  1. Critically think about values and how they influence decision making
  2. Identify personal values and express in a creative way
  3. Learn about others’ values

Reflecting on Pathfinder

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

Appreciating and Celebrating One Another

Presenter: Girls Empowerment Network

 

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