Educational Outreach and Family Involvement
Kennesaw State - Paulding offers Educational Outreach and Family Involvement opportunities for public school students in kindergarten through 12th grade in Paulding County and surrounding areas. These engaging activities include math, science, and reading activities to enrich skills of students in grades K-5; activities that prepares middle school students and their parents for high school by explaining the differences between middle and high school, high school and post-secondary education, the importance of study skills, the impact of the Move on When Ready Program, and how it relates to them; workshops for high school students and their parents that which focuses on soft skills training covering such topics such as healthy lifestyles, how to seek help when needed or not needed, and how to communicate effectively with an instructor, just to name a few.
Kennesaw State - Paulding believes that every child, regardless of background, should have the same chance at making a positive impact on his or her community. We provide this opportunity by eliminating the critical barriers to success that many of our children face, thus putting them on a path to:
- Reading proficiently
- Graduate from high school
- Receive higher education and
- Become globally competitive professionals