For students AGES 8-12

$20,000 for the week.

Fees include: SPARK Shirt, SPARK Leadership Journal, Workshop Tools and Snacks.

SUMMER STUDIO is a week-long leadership development forum for young leaders to expand their repertoire of leadership skills. Through engaging, experimental education activities they will explore our eight (8) essential leadership traits.

These are:

  • Goal Setting

  • Citizenship

  • Team Building

  • Communication

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Organizational Skills

  • Problem Solving

  • Character Development

Young Leaders will learn to identify issues within their communities, become problem solvers and learn how to implement their individual skills to make a difference. Young Leaders will complete our Summer Studio with an enhanced ability to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the concepts associated with each leadership skill by applying newly acquired knowledge to solve authentic problems and reach defined goals in individual and team settings.

  • Understand their roles as citizens of Jamaica

  • Work as a productive team member in a variety of roles to accomplish shared goals under a mutually agreed upon code of conduct.

  • Build verbal and non verbal communication through public speaking and small group interactions.

  • Create and achieve a goal that is specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timely.

  • Identify problems and solutions in real life situations.

  • Achieve shared goals within a group

  • Connect character traits within themselves to traits of a good leader.

  • Identify ways to exhibit leadership skills at school, at home and in their communities.