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TALK (Tomorrow's Aspiring Leaders Kids) Youth Leadership Class - Atlanta Trip

Feb 26, 2016 by Linda

T.A.L:K Class-Tomorrow’s Aspiring Leaders: Kids—Youth Leadership Class

The T.A.L:K class is 50 Eighth graders from Eighth Street Middle school and Tiftarea Academy. On February 16, 2016; the students went to the State Capitol for a photo opportunity with Governor Deal; Representative Clay Prickle; Representative Sam Watson; Representative Penny Houston; Senator Greg Kirk. They also met with our state representatives for a very outstanding question and answer session. Gary Black, Commissioner of Department of Agriculture also stopped by and talked about the importance of Agriculture. After that, they were privileged to tour the Capitol and go into the House and Senate Chambers. After a trip to the “Varsity Drive-In” they returned to Tifton. Sponsors are Tift Regional Health System; Heatcraft; Georgia Power; Colquitt EMC; First Community Bank; South Georgia Banking Company.

On March 25th, the class will meet with Mike Beeman at Eighth St. Middle School for Leadership Training.