The Xi Theta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., in partnership with the Arlington Foundation for Excellence in Education will host its 12th annual Youth Education Success (YES!) Summit on October 21, 2017 at the University of Texas at Arlington.
This unique, complimentary, teen-focused summit provides valuable educational workshops and resources to over 300 youth and over 100 parents in and around Tarrant County. YES Summit will address today’s growing need for life skills. math and science career awareness, and educational preparedness.
In its 13th year, the YES Summit is a conference for students in grades 7-12 that provides them with an opportunity to network with their peers, and attend a variety of workshops on leadership and self-sufficiency for academic and personal success. The 2017 Summit will feature a motivational speaker, valuable workshops, and exhibitors. A unique feature of the YES Summit is to provide education workshops and resources to parents to encourage them to become more involved in their students’ education. Potential workshop topics for the 2017 YES Summit include STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics) awareness and education, college preparation, self-development, importance of choices, topics on transition into adulthood, career goals and much, much more!
Attendees can attend this complimentary event and also receive breakfast, lunch, and wonderful and exciting giveaways. The Family Expo is for the Arlington and surrounding communities’ youth with the goal to inspire and for imagine the possibilities.
We invite you to participate as a participant, sponsor, or vendor! Registration will be available September 1st.
For more information, contact Tiffany Egan (Chairman) 214-232-5359 [email protected]