EDGE 2020 has been cancelled. All 2020 sophomores selected by April 1, 2020 will be invited to attend EDGE 2021.
When and where is EDGE 2021?
The dates and location of EDGE 2021 will be determined in Fall 2020 and school staff, selected 2020 sophomores, and their parent/guardian will be notified at that time with "Save the Date" email.
Who speaks at EDGE?
EDGE features a variety of speakers, from motivational speakers, to community leaders, to panels of professionals in the non-profit sector. It is important to note that EDGE does not take sides on politics or religion, and none of our speakers push a religious or political agenda on the students. The speakers' aim is to teach, empower and motivate the students to become leaders in their local communities and in the world.
What kind of activities happen at EDGE?
At EDGE, students:
engage in team building exercises
learn from motivational speakers how to make an impact on their world
participate in communication work shops
improve public speaking skills
hear from inspiring community leaders
make new friends and join a lifelong network of professionals and passionate individuals
Missed a deadline? Questions?
We want every student to attend!
If you missed the April 1, 2020 selection deadline to select a 2020 sophomore, please contact Raquel Mendoza at 510-408-6606 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Instructions for selecting a 2021 sophomore will be posted in January 2021. All school staff partners will receive an email at that time with more information.