OBJECTIVE: To encourage professional development and personal growth for students who demonstrate leadership potential, or who are committed to his or her personal self-development.
PROGRAM OVERVIEW: LISTO participants will take part in a unique learning experience that will develop their skills and abilities in the areas of career planning (mentoring, college funding, and resources), financial skills (navigating the stock market, starting a business, homeownership), workforce development (interviewing, resume building, work skills, job readiness ), and related concepts designed to positively impact participant’s individual personal growth and future direction. Includes following:
1) Classroom Presentations: Presentations by a professional “LISTO" cadre of instructors comprised of key leaders and presenters.
2) Community Service Team Project: This project will also serve as an “incubator” for learning. Students work as a team on an innovative community outreach.
3) Off-site excursion: Designed to expose participants to an outcome as a result of applied leadership lessons