Adulting Skills 101


  • Critical thinking, so they can evaluate new information

  • Emotional intelligence so they can understand themselves and others, and make wise choices in life. (Developed with input from a psychiatrist.)

  • Personal finance and financial literacy - how to budget, use credit,  use insurance etc 

  • Household maintenance - clean, ironing and other household tasks

  • Media literacy, so they can make objective decisions about advertisements etc.

  • Time Management and Organization

  • Methods of dealing with stress

  • Health and Exercise

  •  Rights of US citizens under the Constitution; how the government works 

Many of these subjects have no right or wrong answer; we will be introducing ideas and will be discussing them with the students, getting them to at least start thinking about them as a first step to coming to their own conclusions.  

Lesson Format:

Powerpoint based lectures, with plenty of classroom discussion, group projects and hands on activities


Weekly Saturdays 2pm - 4:30pm; 2/29, 3/7, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4; 


Atrium Office Building Conference Room

2570 Eldorado Pkwy

McKinney, TX 75070