Nominate your outstanding 4th-8th graders to join delegations of distinguished students at the Lone Star Leadership Academy, a weeklong, TEKS-based, experiential leadership development program to Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin/San Antonio, or Houston/Galveston during spring break or summer. The Lone Star Leadership Academy provides opportunities for students to experience grade level curriculum during visits to historically, politically, scientifically, and environmentally significant sites with a focus on leadership throughout. Participants must be in 4th-8th grade, maintain an 85 or higher average, be active in school and/or community activities, and receive an educator nomination based on demonstrated leadership ability. There is no limit to the number of students you may nominate as long as they meet the eligibility requirements. For more information, visit www.educationinaction.org or call 817-562-4957.
Nominations may be made online at http://www.educationinaction.
(Nominated students receive a certificate of teacher recognition from Education in Action.)
Spring/Final Nomination Deadline: Friday, February 7, 2014
(To thank the educators for their time, their names will be included in a monthly drawing for a Starbucks gift card for every ten eligible students nominated.)
Education in Action is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to empowering young people to be informed and active leaders in their communities.