There is no formula for a perfect Gap Year. Some students use it to travel the world, while others combine work, service, or internships. However it’s designed, a gap year plan needs to be based on thoughtful choices to ensure the experience helps students grow as citizens, develop their passions, and build life skills. Katherine Stievater, founder of Gap Year Solutions, will discuss gap year options and planning strategies, including how they relate to college. For juniors, seniors, and parents.