830-9:00 - Departure Gate - Join us for a continental breakfast and social opportunity.
9:00-9:25 - Flight Attendant Instructions - A welcome and general address to start the festivities.
9:30-10:15 - Flight School
Moms - Stepping out of the Control Tower
-your role in decision making
-beyond the classroom
Seniors - Successful Take-off's
- your first year experience
-becoming your own advocate
-relationships (roommates, friends, etc.)
-accessing help/asking questions
-keeping all this in mind as you chose your future
Juniors - Stretching Your Wings
-types of colleges/universities/technical training
-majors...what you want to be when you grow up
-questions you can be asking
-Community College /transfer credit earned during high school
10:15-10:30 - In-flight Snack and College Fair
10:30-11:00 -Preparing to Take Flight
Moms - The Air Beneath Their Wings
-preparing to let them go/pushing them out
-helping them gain understanding/confidence as they move on their own
-dealing with them as they move through the process
-developing a relationship based on your daughter becoming an adult
Seniors - Filing a Flight Plan
-budgeting and finances
-identifying scholarships/funding sources
-caretaking your money
-how much does it cost you to live?
-asking questions/identifying resources
Juniors - Learning to Navigate
-practicality -vs- shooting for the moon
-finances (scholarships, employment, etc.)
11:00-11:30 - Watching Them Soar!
Moms - Adjusting Your Flight Plan
-focusing on you/filling the "hole"
-taking advantage of "you" time
-relationships at home
-relationship with daughter while gone
Seniors - Flying Solo
-taking care of you
-personal safety tips
-health issues (identify caretakers, eating/sleeping, health related choices)
Juniors - Filing your Flight Plan
-building your high school resume/record keeping
-filling out what is there now and setting goals for where you want to be
11:30 - Noon - Enjoying the View - A last chance to get questions answered, hear other's experiences, and be energized for the work ahead.
PRESENTATION OF THE GOLD STAR AWARDS 2013!