April 8-10, 2014 | 6-8PM | CBC Center for Career & Technical Education | Pasco, WA
The Girls Engaged in Math Success (GEMS) event is designed to provide young girls entering 8th and 9th grade an opportunity to build their confidence in algebra skills as they explore non-traditional professional-technical career opportunities through hands-on activities. During this evening event, young girls will be introduced to algebra in a hands-on, creative, and engaging approach to demystify algebra in a fun game-like approach.
Parents are strongly encouraged to participate in the parent track portion of the event in which they will be provided information on college planning, financial aid, scholarships, dual credit opportunities for their students, as well as math preparedness. Additional information will be provdied to parents regarding CBC's professional-technical programs and career opportunities.
During the final evening, students and their families will hear from a keynote speaker and the students will have the opportunity to showcase their new skills with their parents and family.
Registration is currently closed but please check back in the spring of 2014. Space will be limited to the first 50 girls who submit a completed registration packet on a first-come, first-serve basis.
For more information about this event, contact:
Keeley Gant | Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management | 509.542.4559 | firstname.lastname@example.org
* This event is developed with funds from the Carl D. Perkins Act.
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