Identify the purposes and goals of the student organization.
Identification of the purposes of the student organization should include
providing opportunities for personal development and preparation for adult life
providing opportunities for making decisions and assuming responsibilities
encouraging democracy through cooperative action
preparing for multiple, nontraditional roles in society
promoting greater understanding between youth and adults.
Identification of the goals of the student organization should include
promoting personal growth and leadership development
helping students develop life skills in the areas of character development and ethical behavior, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation.