Education Area: The purpose of G.E.M. girl cohort: To instill in them the possibility of college attainment at an early age. In addition we will guide our blooming petals to explore the world around them with early science learning experiences.
Social/Emotional Area: To empower and encourage a comprehensible outlook on their identity and the importance of self-love, culture appreciation, their role in their communities and their leadership potential.
G.E.M COHORT Program and tutoring are FREE!!!
*Eligibility for G.E.M Cohort/tutoring ---- Elementary School age students---- 5-10 year of age to participate in this year's sessions. Must fall under at least one of the following categories: --low income household --single-parent household --indigenous/native descent. *FOR G.E.M COHORT, GIRLS ONLY OF LATIN AMERICAN ORIGIn.
Schedule for the Latina Girl Cohort 2017 Two Saturdays a month Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Schedule for Tutoring 2017 One Saturday a month Time: 1:00pm -4:00pm
*During the Summer we will be meeting once a week. Time and Place: TBA
- Best of Both Worlds. For Latina girl cohort 2017 only. (BBW are constructed activities based on understanding the american culture while coming from a latino background.)
Special Saturdays ( with the consent of parents)
On some Saturdays, we will take our petals beyond the classroom and expose them to the outside world. On special Saturdays we will do:
- Art workshops @ LACMA or other. (based on culture) - Library Learning - Museum Trips - Latina Girl cohort 2017 Workshops --- empowerment - self-esteem building blocks. - science learning - leadership -college awareness (All workshops may or may not include art in all its forms.)