02/25/2017

Expanding Your Horizons

Expanding your horizons is a one-day conference put on by the American Association of University Women for middle schools girls interested in STEM careers. They assemble around 100 volunteers and each volunteer talks about the career they have in the STEM field. The demonstrations are usually very hands-on. We will be filming Rachael ___________ who runs several salons throughout Texas. She will be organizing girls in teams and giving them a budget to use for a mock business management. RLFM will film this to use in the career education section of our hybrid course.

Also, Lorraine Decker will be speaking with teachers, parents, and school administrators about the four R’s and financial literacy. “Reading, ‘Riting, ‘Rithmatic, and Rate of return.