Thank you to all who made The National Youth Summit on Education, Justice, and the US Economy – Washington DC a success. Please join us for The NYS 2017 ATL on November 13th and 14th, 2017.
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Parents, we welcome you and your teens to The National Youth Summit on Education, Justice and the US Economy: The Leadership Academy in Atlanta, GA. We continue to plan an extraordinary event that will help them take ownership of their educational experience and assist their teachers and administrators to create an atmosphere where their brilliance and leadership helps them achieve educational excellence. Recognizing these young men and women often have one foot still planted in the comfort of childhood and the other stepping into the challenges and responsibilities of adulthood, we’re prepared for both. We hope the following information answers your questions and concerns about your child’s participation. If not, please feel free to contact us by email at TheEthicsProject@gmail.com or by phone at 314-495-9528. As we approach the weeks preceding the Summit, please understand that responses may be delayed.
November 12th, 2017, Optional opening ceremony from 6-9 p.m.
November 13th, 2017, Plenary sessions from 9:00a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
November 14th, 2017, Workshops and breakout sessions from 9:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Please come back soon to register for the full Summit or the opening reception. Registration will be available on
- Air transportation to GA*
- Bus/Car transportation to GA*
- School buses to and from designated locations TBA for fully paid registrants
Ground transportation from designated locations during Summit hours to be announced. *Students and chaperones are responsible for transportation to and from Atlanta, GA and Summit location. Optional tours of significant historic sites in Atlanta will be made available.
Students and chaperones are responsible for hotel accommodations. Discount sites such as Expedia and Travelocity are recommended.
- Heavy hor de’ hoerves will be provided at the opening reception
- Lunch will be provided on Monday and Tuesday to fully paid registrants.
- Dinner will be provided on Monday for students registered for the social activity. Students wishing to participate in the opening reception and/or Thursday night social event must register for those events separately.
Safety: Every measure is being taken to ensure the safety of your child while attending The National Youth Summit. Students have exhibited extraordinary courtesy while attending every summit hosted by The Ethics Project. Students are to arrive in Atlanta, GA with their designated chaperone(s) and are expected to remain under their care and direction. In addition to college ambassadors and adult volunteers available to assist on campus, campus security will also be present.
Costs: The full registration fee covers each participant’s meals as stated above, certain ground transportation to and from designated locations, books, materials and participation in all workshops throughout the Summit. Early registration is strongly urged due to the limited number of designated spaces available.
Payment may be made online by credit card, debit card or by mailing a check through your school or school district for each participant. Checks should be made payable to The Ethics Project and sent to 40 N. Kingshighway 12F, St. Louis, MO 63108, at least, four weeks in advance.
REFUND POLICY Students/chaperones may be substituted at any time up to five days prior to the event. Due to the size and complexities of the Summit workshops, registration fees are non-refundable.Registration fee includes specified meals, snacks on campus, books, materials, opening reception, plenary sessions, workshops and transportation to and from designated locations. Additional tickets for the opening reception at may be purchased here.
Questions from parents, administrators, and students are welcome. You may call 314-495-9528 during normal business hours or send an email to TheEthicsProject@gmail.com.