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YES! SUMMIT

  • University of texas at Arlington Nedderman Hall 416 S. Yates Street Arlington, TX, 76010 United States (map)

The Xi Theta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., in partnership with the Arlington Foundation for Excellence in Education will host its annual Youth Education Success (YES!) Summit every October.

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. 

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 Summit will features 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 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!   

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