Grade 8 Student Leadership Conference

Grade 8 Student Leadership Conference

Date: 
January 29, 2016
Time: 
8:30am - 3:30pm
Event Location: 
St. Michaels University School

St. Michaels University School will be hosting the 2nd Annual Grade 8 Student Leadership Conference for students from Independent schools in Victoria and the Lower Mainland. This is a conference that has been created and planned for Grade 8s by Grade 8s!
 
The conference theme this year is "Grade 8 –Passion to Action" and will be held on Friday January 29 from 9:00 - 3:30 (check in at 8:30). Building on the success from last year and the enthusiasm for leadership development opportunities at the Grade 8 level, this conference will focus on the following areas:
 
* Take Action & Initiative
* Leadership skills, Everyone can be a Leader
* Conquering Fears & Finding Your Voice
* Current & Relevant Issues
* Innovation & Creative Thinking
 
We have two exciting keynote speakers (Anna Soole from iMatter and Adam Kreek, Olympic Rower and Gold Medalist) and an assortment of engaging workshops planned. Please read the attached information to learn more.
 
Our registration system will open December 12th and will close January 12th. Check out the website www.smus.ca/passion for regular updates.
 

Please feel free to email with any questions.
Sincerely,

Dariol Haydock – Assistant Director – Middle School, Dariol.Haydock@smus.ca
Becky Anderson – Director of Leadership Development, Becky.Anderson@smus.ca
(on behalf of the Organizing Committee)

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