Posts tagged Parents
Parents Weekend: What A Blast!

This past week and weekend has been a blur for the students and staff at Link Year. It has been filled with learning, growth, memorable experiences, and tons of fun!

This past week all of our students went to John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas for our JBU intensive week. This two day trip was geared toward helping our students experience a couple of days within a college sitting. The students toured the campus, went to class, and stayed in the dorms with JBU student ambassadors. Overall, it was an extremely beneficial experience for both Link Year and JBU. We are so thankful for the partnership that we have with JBU that allows our students to receive college credit if they so choose. What a great experience.

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Parent's Thoughts on the Link Year & Generation Y

Several parents have said to me with great enthusiasm, “the Link Year is exactly what my son or daughter needs!” According to founder and president of Growing Leaders, Tim Elmore, this might be exactly what this generation needs. Several studies indicate that “Link Year” like programs will continue to be established over the next decade.

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