Welcome to Life Unplugged!
Life Unplugged (LU) is an interactive, educational experience for young people that helps them envision what they want for their futures. Participants make decisions, learn financial literacy, and what it means to be an adult - the real world!
In this experiential exercise, youth can determine their most important values
, identify their ideal careers
, practice living within a monthly budget
and work through critical life choices
LU offers an opportunity for skill-building, responsible behavior modeling, development of high expectations, understanding rules and consequences, making plans and choices, taking responsibility, and having an optimistic view of the future.
Students/Participants will learn:
- career options
- education choices
- monthly expenses like taxes, housing and utilities
- budgeting and financial concepts
- Reality Checks ... and more
and they will have fun!