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Counseling and Advisement for FLVS Flex Students

The Counselor Office is your one-stop shop for guidance services for FLVS Flex homeschool families. You will find career, college, scholarship, financial aid, advisement, personal growth, social skill building, and other resources here!

Please Note: Public and private school students should work with their physical school or school-based counselors regarding academic advice.

Anne Flenner, FLVS Flex Counselor, featured on Tampa Bay Action News:
Florida Virtual School counselor provides parents tips for distance learning

Homeschool Families – Start Here!

  • Getting Started: Creating Your Account and Designing Your Home Education Curriculum
    So you’ve decided to homeschool your student, but you aren’t sure where to start?  We’ll walk you through how to register with your Home Education office, how to create your account, how to approve your courses and how to upload your proof of residency. Learn more about how to choose your courses and how your amazing school counselors can help you through this process.
  • New to Home Education Informational Webinar
    Learn more about homeschooling, your responsibilities as a homeschool parent and ways that FLVS Flex can support you along this journey.

Want more hands-on information about course progression? Use our course progression guides to help you determine what courses are right for you and plan your academic path.

Homeschool Students are eligible to dual enroll at their local college. Find out more about dual enrollment.

Upcoming Webinars and Events

Stress to Peace: Self-Care for Students

Imagine you had a roadmap—a guide that will help you with studying, focusing, and getting through life successfully. This goal is within your reach if you learn the importance of creating your own self-care routine. True self-care is about emotional, mental, physical, and social fulfillment. You need all these things to keep up with your personal wellbeing. In this workshop, you will learn to take a proactive approach to pursuing your health and wellness by reflecting on your own practice of self-care, exploring, and engaging in self-care activities. Join us on February 13th at 11am EST! Log In Information will be sent to FLVS students through their VSA email or contact [email protected] for log in information. *You must be logged into your FLVS Zoom account to attend.*

No One Should Feel Invisible: A Lesson about Kindness and Inclusion

Join your K-5 Flex School Counselors on Friday, February 24th at 2pm EST for this read aloud and discussion about a quiet boy named Brian, who often times feels invisible until a new friend joins his classroom and helps the other students to appreciate all that Brian has to offer. This story covers topics such as kindness, empathy, inclusion, and compassion. Students, please check their teachers’ announcement banners for link and password!

NCAA Eligibility: Calling All Student Athletes

Are you a student athlete? Have you ever dreamed of playing Division 1 athletics in college? Do you need to know more about NCAA eligibility? Join us on Thursday, March 2nd at 12pm EST as we discuss what it takes to be eligible to play NCAA sports and how you can make the most out of your high school years as a student athlete! Log In Information will be provided to your student's VSA email or please email [email protected] for log in information.

Finding Your Path: Career Exploration and Finding the Right Fit for YOU!

Students! Are you close to completing high school and want to learn about future career pathways? Are you an underclassman who would like to start exploring possible career options so that you can take courses which align with your future career goals? Well, look no further! Please join the Flex School Counseling Team as we walk you through how to use the career exploration tool sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. By using the My Next Move tool, you will get a better understanding of your career interests, discover which careers have a bright outlook, and find out which schools offer education and training, which will prepare you for that newfound career interest! Join us on Wednesday, March 15th at 11am EST. Log in information will be sent to your student's VSA email or please contact [email protected] for event information.

What Courses Should I Take? Middle School Course Planning for Home Education Families

Being in middle school is tough. Taking the right courses for middle school is simple! Join us on April 5th at 11am EST as your FLVS FLEX Counselors share information about common course progression for middle school! Learn how to accelerated your learning and what rigor in middle school may look like for you! Log In Information will be sent to FLVS students through their VSA email or contact [email protected] for log in information. *You must be logged into your FLVS Zoom account to attend.*

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Counseling Minute

Meet Our Counselors

Click on your counselor's name to send them an email or click here to locate your counselor on a printable guide.

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Grades 6-12

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