In this episode of the Where Parents Talk podcast, Lianne Castelino speaks to Julie Beauchamp-Conde, a former high school French teacher, stay-at-home mom, and parent of two boys, about how her son decided on a gap-year following high school, the structured program he enrolled in during that time and the impact of his decision and experience at Discover Year on the entire family.
Former high school French teacher
Mother of 2
“Some students are ready to go to college, university, on the workforce, whatever they decide, but some of them are not ready yet. And they need that year, that year of transition, that year to gain this maturity, that self awareness of who they are. So I’m not sure if Thierry would have liked what he would have chosen for his next move, the next stepping stone for his career, life, work.”