The Discover Your Direction Youth Leadership Conference is an annual event hosted by Education to Employment Partners, along with Education Service Center, Region 2. This conference is open to students from grades 7, 8, 9, and 10 in the Coastal Bend area. Discover Your Direction offers interactive sessions, presented by professionals from the area. These presentations encourage youth to consider how present decisions impact future career growth and personal success. Discover Your Direction promotes the idea that education is key to empowerment, and aims to generate a buzz around educational excellence and career opportunities in the Coastal Bend.