2019 Fund-a-Need: Building Your Future Self
Building Your Future Self strives to connect students to their strengths, nurture their interests and ignite their passions through career exploration, mentorship, and project research.
This initiative kicks off funding for important new resources, coursework and curriculum critical to LBUSD’s focus on creating well-rounded and well-informed students who are college and career ready.
Through Building Your Future Self, students will engage in the long-term development of their strongest “self” that is appropriately leveled and guided across grades.
Building Your Future Self components include:
- Curriculum and online resources to support the identification of student strengths and exposure to related career pathways beginning in 5th grade and carrying through high school – $58,000
- The addition of new high school classes that focus on advanced research, action-based projects and business entrepreneurship – $75,000
- Creation of mentor program, including strengths coaching, online mentors and industry visits that support our students connecting with our community and beyond – $25,000
See the Read about the 2018 Fund-a-Need: Navigating the Information Age
See the 2018 Fund-a-Need Donors