Gap Year: Taking time off from formal post secondary education to travel, volunteer, explore a particular vocation or a combination of all of these.
Post Secondary Planning: Developing a comprehensive Post Secondary / College education plan that addresses career ambitions, financial costs and needs as well as a timeline for completion.
There are a number of different steps to go through to begin developing a strong Gap Year and Post Secondary plan.
. Student Survey - http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3845484/College-and-Gap-Year-Planning-Students
2. After the survey is completed a two hour meeting is scheduled between the Student, Parents(s)/guardian and Chris Brown from BWE. The meeting is broken down as follows:
1. Meet together with family to go over process and expectations. (15 minutes)Meet with parent(s) alone and go over survey results for clarification and deeper input. (30 Minutes)
2. Meet with student and go over survey results for clarification and deeper input (30 Minutes)
3. Meet with parents and student to discuss results and next steps.
We will return with a packet that includes the following: