Minnetonka High School student leadership conference is Feb. 23
February 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minnetonka High School students will host a student leadership conference 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, at the school, 18301 W. Hwy. 7, Minnetonka.
The free event is open to middle school and high school students and their parents.
The keynote speaker for the conference is Angie Bastian, the co-founder of Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP. Bastian will speak about her journey and the rise of her popcorn.
There will also be breakout sessions for students and parents. Students can choose from more than 50 breakouts led by industry professionals in careers from health care and aviation to science and marketing. The breakout session speakers will engage students as they explore possibilities for their future, discover pathways to a variety of careers and feel empowered to set and achieve their goals.
Parents can attend a session by Scott and Linda Schwefel from Discover Yourself. They will help parents understand how to communicate with their teens. Scott and Linda have been teaching communication skills for more than two decades.
This is a free event, but seating is limited in each session, so early registration is encouraged. Learn more at minnetonkaschools.org/student-conference.