Exploring Your Potential™
Career Readiness Course
Friday-Sunday, October 20-22, 2017
Playa Vista, Los Angeles, California
As more and more schools across the country prepare to introduce Exploring Your Potential in the Fall of 2017, we are eager to offer the high-quality support that institutions, faculty, counselors and administrators need to ensure the most successful possible experience.
This summer we are excited to introduce the inaugural EYP Instructor Two-Day Training Seminar which will be held for two full days from Friday-Sunday, October 20-22, 2017 - a beautiful time for professional development and growth in our wonderful city of Los Angeles! The workshop will be held in West LA, close to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Friday, October 20th - Opening Sunset and Cocktail Reception
Hotel Erwin Rooftop 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Join us to kick off the weekend and meet fellow workshop attendees at a casual opening reception, featuring drinks and apps with the team from YSN, Peregrine and Bloomberg.
Saturday, October 21st
Day 1: Training - WeWork Playa Vista
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM | 6:30 - 8:00 PM Dinner
Hosted at WeWork, one of the hottest co-working spaces for entrepreneurs, the EYP workshop will begin with an intro to the course, methodology, philosophy and update on the state of global youth empowerment, employment and entrepreneurship by the team, led by Jennifer Kushell. The day will then proceed with a deep dive into Courses 1 & 2, and all 12 modules included in Who Are You & Your Value Proposition. Attendees will work individually, in teams and as a group on actual course work, engaging in activities, dialoging with guest speakers and interacting with a panel of industry leaders and employers featured in the course.
8:30 AM Good Morning Coffee
9:00 Course 1: Discovering Your Options
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 - 1:30 Panel of Industry Pros
1:30 - 5:00 PM Course 2: Sculpting Your Value Proposition
6:30 - 8:00 PM Dinner
Sunday, October 22nd
Day 2: Training - WeWork Playa Vista
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Day 2 will cover Courses 2 & 3 of EYP and all 12 modules included in Selling Yourself & Activating Your Plan. Another highly interactive experience is in store as we continue through this groundbreaking workforce readiness program, see the outcomes clearly coming to life, and hear from actual students about their experience with EYP in the classroom. The final session will be a Program Design segment where attendees will get to see a wide variety of use cases across different institutions, as faculty presents their own findings from working with EYP, and schools have the chance to discuss their unique opportunities, challenges and questions. The day will wrap early enough to catch east coast flights and for locals to make it home for dinner.
8:30 AM Good Morning Coffee
9:00 Course 3: Selling Yourself
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch with Student Panel
1:00 - 3:00 Course 4: Activating Your Plan
3:00 - 4:00 PM Program Design
4:30 - Program ends
Workshop Learning Outcomes
This experiential Exploring Your Instructor Training workshop (TOT) equips teachers, counselors and administrators with:
• Theoretical knowledge
• Mentoring skills related to student goals
• A solid foundation on how to run, manage and implement the courses and modules in different teaching environments
Participants will learn how to integrate EYP into their curriculum for students at various entry and exit points, different majors, or courses of study. Whether used online, in the classroom, or in a blended learning environment, learn how EYP can best be set up to thrive in your classroom, department, university or institution.
The cost of the seminar and all materials is $875 per person. We are happy to offer a discounted rate of $650 for every additional person coming from a single school or organization.
Travel and lodging and ground transportation costs are not included. Uber, Lyft and taxis are convenient and affordable options in the Los Angeles area.
We will be providing cocktails on the first evening, a light breakfast each morning, a catered lunch each day, and a group dinner on the second night.
Included below is a list of recommended hotels. Let us know if we can assist with anything should you be traveling from out of town and/or need logistical support.
For more details and information, download the EYP Instructor Training Workshop PDF.
Space is limited Register Today!