Teen Agenda

Time Name Description Speakers
Saturday, November 20, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMOpening Session & Welcome

Call to Order
Jack and Jill of America Hymn
Jack and Jill of America Prayer
National Officer Greetings
Chapter Roll Call
Oratorical Contest Winners
Sponsor Presentations

11:30 AM - 12:40 PMThe Creative Logic of Song Writing

Monae will present strategies and techniques used in arranging and writing a song. Teens will learn the components of a musical piece and understand the patterns that formulate a typical arrangement. They will have the opportunity to listen and analyze popular songs and break down the arrangement and stylistic choices that make the song dynamic. Teens will also observe, discuss and comprehend “intentionality” that goes into songwriting. By the end of the workshop, they have a basic understanding of the fundamentals and possibilities of songwriting. 

12:40 PM - 1:40 PMTeen Health and Wellness: Focus on Mental Health and Stress Management

Dr. Maureen Gerald will provide Teens with valuable insights into how to effectively manage stress and support positive mental health in this interactive workshop.

  • Workshop Objectives:
    • Help teens identify potential stressors
    • Discuss mechanisms for coping with stress
    • Identify signs of more significant mental health concerns and remedies, including how to ask for help
    • Develop positive self-images
2:30 PM - 3:30 PMGreetings, Officer Reports and Ice Breaker

Hear greetings and updates from the Regional Teen Officers . Spend time with a fun game to get to know each other. During this session, elections will be held for the Regional Teen Judicial Board.

3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRTO Presentations

Presentation and discussion with the RTO's on Cryptocurrecy and Entrepreneurship.

4:30 PM - 5:30 PMWhat’s Your Personal Brand?

Inspirational speaker and marketing executive shares with teens the importance of creating and knowing their “personal brand” and showing up everyday ready to give their  best.

Creatively connects one’s personal brand to  marketing fundamentals he uses at work everyday and challenges teens to dream big, make plans to realize your goals, utilize your network and resources to help you achieve success.   He also uses mainstream artists like Beyonce to engage with the teens as he talks about creating a brand and putting in the hard work and determination to succeed.  His presentation style is captivating, insightful and a hit with youth.