THE GLOBAL COMPETENCY PROGRAM
Embedded in the classroom the Global Competency Program curriculum utilizes a blend of online learning, live video mentorship from global professionals and facilitative teaching methods to nurture talent in secondary schools and position it for future employment. Through the program learners aged 13 - 16 develop 21st Century professional skills, toolkits, etiquette and networks to be globally competitive as they embark on the. education to employment highway.
Problem Solving: learners understand how to identify, analyze and develop solutions to real world problems within their immediate environment and nation.
Career Planning: learners set high school-to-career goals and are grounded in the fundamentals of how organizations work,broad-based knowledge of a wide spectrum of careers, and the academic and professional pursuits required
to be successful in those careers.
Professional Etiquette: learners understand the standards of excellence in professional etiquette, including workplace norms, resumes and cover letters, interviewing, email and social media etiquette, internship preparedness, public speaking, active listening and mentoring.
Networking: learners develop meaningful/personal relationships with global leaders and professionals from various fields.
Self-Awareness: utilizing personality assessments and our VAPORs framework leaners are able to understand their individual personalities and how to continously assess their abilities and skills they need to build.