Event Planners in the Making

If you want an event done well, get some high school students. Specifically, ask for Dave Robinson's class at Port Perry High School in Port Perry, Ontario.

The seniors in Robinson's business course have raised about $40,000 through planning and implementing events, ranging from a haunted house to a theatrical production. Each event requires setting objectives, selecting a venue, designing a theme, establishing timelines, conducting research, and developing a sponsorship prospectus.

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