Self-Discovery / Career Exploration Project (SD/CE)

Grade Levels:

Identify the Skills & Traits You Need to Succeed!

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of the participants are able to identify the characteristics (Honesty, Forgiveness, Communication, Boundaries, and Integrity) needed to build positive and healthy relationships.

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of the participants are able to identify the traits (Confidence, Dedication, Optimism, Resilience, and Tenacity) associated with Leadership Effectiveness.

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of our alumni go to college.

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of our alumni have already graduated college.

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persist past one year.

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of the participants are able to identify character traits (Accountability, Integrity, and Conscientious) that are tied to post-secondary and career success.

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of the participants are able to identify the educational skills (Academic Discipline, Initiative, and Critical Thinking) required for college admission, persistence, and graduation.

Who Am I? Where Am I Going? How Will I Get There?

With a rich 40-year history, the Self-Discovery/Career Exploration Project (SD/CE) offers a program experience that continues to equip Indianapolis Youth Development high school students in 10th through 12th grades with timeless principles, knowledge, and life skills needed to achieve academic and career success. The program curriculum is designed to challenge participants to look introspectively and provides greater insight into personal, educational and career goals. Since inception, over 10,000 participants have participated in the program. 

Indianapolis Youth Development students continue to be faced with a myriad of images that adversely affect their ability to clearly understand their destiny and create a plan to execute their goals of achievement. The Self-Discovery/Career Exploration Project encourages and compels participants to make a very critical self-evaluation in the following areas:

Fall 2022 Program Information

Sessions Held Once a Week:
September 12 – December 10, 2022
Mondays, 6:00 – 8:30 PM (On-site)
Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:30 PM (On-site)
Wednesdays, 6:00 – 8:30 PM (On-site)
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:30 PM (On-site or Virtual)
Saturdays, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM (On-site or Virtual)
Saturdays, 1:00 – 3:30 PM (On-site or Virtual)

Program Location:
Center for Leadership Development
2425 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Street, Indianapolis, IN 46208

Program Fee: 
$25 *Program fees are non-refundable 

Mandatory Orientation:
August 20, 2022
10:00 AM, check-in begins at 9:50 AM

Orientation Location:
Virtual via Zoom Technologies