Leadership and Business

Teacher Name: Brooke Sanders
Teacher Email: brookesandersbvc@gmail.com
Tuition: $160.00 per year, payable in monthly installments of $20.00
Discount for Semester Payment: no
Supply/Materials Fee (due at registration): $20
Deposit (due at registration): $20.00
Grades: 7-12
Minimum Class Size: 8
Maximum Class Size: 18
Midterm Enrollment: yes
Class Time: 5th hour
Prerequisite: None
Estimated homework hours: very little

Required Materials or Books: pencils, scissors, glue stick, colored pencils or markers, pocket folder with brads, black and blue pens

Class Description: No matter your student’s academic or professional interests, skills in leadership and business are critical for life. This will be a highly interactive course with weekly in-class projects. Students will identify and utilize their individual skillsets within the context of group work.

In-class projects:
1. Budgeting
2. Marketing, advertising, and sales
3. Management and leadership
4. Entrepreneurship and starting a business
5. Writing proposals and mission statements
6. Writing a resume and preparing for an interview
7. Mock campaign and election
8. Case studies in leadership

About Brooke Sanders

Brooke earned two degrees from Baylor University, including a Master of Science in Education. She has served as a professional career counselor, student services advisor, and administrator for two universities. She currently serves as a cheerleading coach at a private school. This is her third year to teach at BVC.