Stepping Up Leadership Program equips young women with the knowledge, confidence, and skills they need: to give direction to their lives; to discover a sense of purpose; to aspire to their personal best; and to make positive contributions to each of life’s avenues. This program inspires participants to make positive, active choices that will enable them to become leaders as professionals, mothers and members of their community.
Stepping Up offers cultural seminars, individual mentoring, discussion forums and hands-on activities, as well as interactive career and skills development presentations.
2019-2020 PROGRAM DATES
3rd Saturday, 1:00pm-3:30pm
9th & 10th GRADES
Stepping Up's first unit is a two-year program directed to freshmen and sophomores in high school. It is designed to help students learn to think deeply, to assess important values in life, and to develop key leadership skills. This unit introduces the participants to a panorama of professional fields through presentations and on-site visits and encourages them to acquire a broad cultural background and an understanding of the working world.
11th & 12th GRADES
Stepping Up's second unit is a two-year program directed to high school juniors and seniors. By introducing the participants to key philosophical concepts, this unit helps them integrate the intellectual, moral and social aspects of life, while challenging them to think deeply and to express themselves with confidence.
EVENTS FOR MOTHERS
Stepping Up offers a seminar for mothers once a semester. Sign up here to receive invitations for these.