Engaging Parents as Partners in Their Children's Education
Geaux Learn Educational Solutions, Inc is inviting applicants to join a highly distinguished program in its national launch and contribute in its recruitment efforts to attract outstanding parents passionate about their children's education.
We envision 100 Black Boys/Girls of America programs run by passionate education advocates we call Program Directors. Since we plan to work very closely with each Program Director, there is a formal application process to start an official Club100+ in your city.
When you become a Program Director, you become eligible to receive compensation for every new participant you enroll. You will also continue to receive a monthly stipend based on the number of participants in your program.
If you're serious about bringing a Club100+ program to your hometown, we'd love to hear from you. Please read through the following information to get a better idea of how our Club100+ programs operate. If it seems like the right fit for you, fill out the form at the bottom to receive the New City Program Launch application via email.
Q. What does it mean to be a Program Director?
A. Each 100 program is led by one person who serves as the local point of contact. This person represents his/her city by leading a team and organizing a program with the support of the Geaux Learn headquarters in Baton Rouge.
As the leader of your city, you will be in charge of all details for your local program such as:
* Recruiting program participants (minimum of 35 to start)
* Serving as the main point of contact for HQ
* Organizing a five member parent ambassador council
* Planning 2 local meetups each month for program participants (this may include securing a venue, speaker, and/or sponsor)
Unlike other national youth programs, we don't expect you to volunteer your time. We are truly looking for partners with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for impacting youth in the African-American community. You could be changing the future AND building a residual income!
Q. Do program directors sign a contract?
A. Each developer signs an independent partner agreement in order to represent the 100 brand. The agreement will outline all duties and payment details.
Q. Can there be more than one coordinator for a city?
A. Yes. We require a program director for the boys program and another for the girls program. Selected directors are encouraged to nominate a parent ambassador council to support them behind the scenes. Directors are free to organize their team as they see fit, but only one person will be paid as the official program director for each program.
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Becoming a Club100+ Program Director
Q. How much time typically goes into being a Club100+ Program Director?
A. On average, a program director will spend about 10 hours per week building their city's program for the first month or two. This number will decline as your program is established.
Q. How often are events?
A. Each program is expected to host a local meetup twice a month, every month. Examples include museum tours, art gallery tours, park days with fitness theme, sporting events, etc.
Q. How many parents/students should be enrolled?
A. Program launch is determined by the number of enrolled students. The goal for each city is a minimum of 35 students. There is no maximum.
About Your City
Q. Can there be more than one 100 program per city?
A. Yes. In large cities, areas may be split into divisions to accommodate students over a more widespread area.
Q. I live in a small city or a city not listed on the launch list. Can I still apply to start a program?
A. You're welcome to apply if you feel your city can sustain a minimum of 35 participants.
Q. Is applying for a city on first-come, first-served basis?
A. No, not necessarily. However, we do recommend that you get your application in as soon as you can. If we find a developer we really like, we'll grant them the city of their choice.
Be the change you wish to see in the world
Host resource events and create educational activities to engage African American parents and their children
Become an Advocate and Change Agent for parental engagement and student excellence in the African American community
Change the attitude toward education in the African American home, TODAY