youth exploration program

Our mission is to provide a supportive environment that encourages youths to explore their career and post-secondary possibilities, while developing an effective step-by-step plan that will assure higher success rates. 

 

The Youth Exploration Program is designed to promote leadership development, character building, social integration, critical thinking and step-by-step guidance to career  and academic preparation toward meeting future goals and expectations; including evaluations to teach awareness, identify career pathways and align interest and skill-sets.


An annual GALA Event will be hosted during late summer by which scholarships will be gifted to selected candidates.


The Youth Programs are structured for ages:   14 to 18    Students or Non-Students, from any location.


The Youth Program is mostly funded through the Joni Elaine Templeton Foundation, BOA, N.A., Trustee,  OTBC Services, LLC -Corporation and other local and private contributors. 


Each participant is required to pay $5.00 per each session per each program. 


Each program is structured for 10 sessions, held one-time per week for up to 1.5 hours.


Participant "must" provide own transportation directly to and from:   (2019 Location TBD)


Active parental or guardian participation is required during the "Parental/Guardian Engagement" section of the program. -- Parental / Guardian Engagement sections of the program are scheduled to accommodate all parties.


Parental/Guardian engagement will offer:    Awareness,  Encouragement  and  Support


Youth participants will:

  • -  Interact and network, in classroom setting, with other students of similar interests
  • -  Attend hands-on workshops and group meetings to ascertain skill related task
  • -  Examine present and future paths through exclusive exploration techniques
  • -  Create realistic and achievable outcomes that will positively impact their lives

We offer (2) Programs:

  1.      Academic & Workforce Planning 
  2.      Career & Self-Employment Planning

Each participant must take Program 1  (Academic & Workforce Planning) before being allowed to take Program 2 (Career & Self-Employment Planning).


Youth Program Application and Schedule will be available approx. (4) months before each enrollment.


*** Application download can be found at the bottom of this page.  ***


Inform us by downloading the application and submitting it, either:

 

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**** DISCLAIMER ****


Students or youths who are currently enrolled or who have been accepted into a college, university or trade school must seek the advice of the counselor who have been appointed for your post-secondary planning ... by which the appointed administrator of our Academic & Workforce Planning Program will "NOT" offer advice that should deviate from an existing post-secondary counselor but will encourage you to contact the counselor for further information pertaining to the Academic portion of the program. 

Program #1: Academic & Workforce Planning

Program #2: Career & Self-Employment Planning

Youth & Adult Career Programs: GALA Dinner Event

Youth Program Scholarships

Youth Program Schedules

Youth Program Certificates

Download Youth Exploration application ↓↓↓↓

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