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Party Time: What Does Your Personality Say About Your Future Career?

If you were invited to two parties on a Saturday night, how would you choose which one to go to? Would you go to the party where the newest video game was being debuted? How about the CSI party where you are trying to find out “who done it”? What about going to a get-together of friends where you just talk and hang out? Did you know that your personality type and what you like to do in your spare time can help you make decisions about your future?

Listen as FLVS School share how Holland’s different personality types relate to career clusters and how you can turn your interests into a life-long career!  
 


Webinar: Stay Safe and Secure Online

Safe and Secure Online: Know Your World – Cyber Safety for Student and Parents!

Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat...How much do you know about the Internet? From social networking, instant messaging and gaming to email and downloads, do you know how to make safe decisions on the World Wide Web? We will explore the common mistakes teens make on the Internet and how to stay safe and have fun!

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2016-17 Financial Aid Webinar
Come listen as special guest, Lori Auxier-Hash, Outreach Director with Florida Office of Student Financial Assistance, presents information on financial planning for college, including Bright Futures scholarship program, federal and state grants, FAFSA and other sources of funding for college.  We will also be discussing the earlier opening of both the FAFSA and Bright Futures application.  Both of these applications will be available to seniors starting October 1st this year. 

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All You Need to Know About the SAT/ACT/PERT

Listen and learn more about college placement tests including an update on the new SAT Redesign! Find out which test may be best for you and what you can expect on test day! We will also talk about test taking tips, study options and strategies that are sure to help. We will share with you all you need to know to ACE these college placement tests.

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College Admission 101: A Student’s Perspective

Have you wondered how to find the perfect place to volunteer? Does the thought of college applications strike fear into your heart? Do you know how to write a great scholarship essay? If you ever had any of these questions, check out this webinar recording! The FLVS School Counseling Team and FLVS Senior, Talia Fradkin, will walk you through the basics, give tips and tricks, and answer any questions that you may have about the college admission process from the student perspective!

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NCAA Eligibility and Athlete Spotlight Night

Are you a student athlete? Have you ever dreamed of playing Division 1 athletics in college? Do you ever wonder what it would be like to play in the Super Bowl or in the World Series? If you answered YES to any of these questions, listen to our recording as you will meet Kawika Mitchell, former NFL Super Bowl Champ, University of South Florida graduate, and Florida native to learn about what it takes to be a student athlete! We also share important NCAA eligibility requirement updates and give you great tips on how to make sure you are on your way to “the big leagues”.

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Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Webinar

Did you know that April is Child Abuse Prevention Month? Did you know 1 in 5 girls are the victim of sexual abuse? We know it can be hard to talk about, but we need to! Listen to this interactive presentation hosted by Jennifer C. Guarino, M.A., LMHC, a Victim’s Therapist at the Women’s Center in Brevard County. She will share what sexual abuse is and the warning signs. Learn how to find help and how to prevent it! **This presentation is intended for students in grades 9-12. This recording may not be suitable for all students.
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Testing Webinar 2015: FCAT, FSA & EOC

Listen to learn more about Florida’s standardized tests: FCAT, FSA, and EOC’s. We will give you information on test format, test taking tips, and ways to cope with the stress of test day. We'll give you all the secrets you need to succeed on test day!
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Safe and Secure Online: Know Your World – Cyber Safety for Students and Parents

How much do you know about the Internet? From social networking, instant messaging and gaming to email and downloads, do you know how to make safe decisions on the World Wide Web? Join the FLVS School Counselors and Tim Walker from Safe and Secure Online. We will explore the common mistakes teens make on the Internet and how to stay safe and have fun!
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2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Step by Step Directions

Listen to this recording as Jodi Okun, founder of CollegeFinancialAidAdvisors.com, offers a walkthrough of the new 2015 FAFSA and answers audience questions.
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Stomp Out Bullying

October is bullying prevention and awareness month. Listen and learn more about bullying, how to prevent it, and what to do if it happens to you or someone you know.
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Teen Dating Violence: Information and Prevention

Teen relationships can be hard! How do you know you are in a healthy relationship? What are some of the warning signs that your relationship may be an unhealthy one? Join the FLVS School Counselors as we observe National Teen Dating Abuse, Awareness and Safety month. We will discuss what dating violence is, warning signs, and ways to have healthy and positive teen relationships. This session may discuss sensitive topics that are not suitable for every student.
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Suicide Prevention and Awareness

Did you know, "Suicide is the third-leading cause of death for 15- to 24-year-olds" according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)? What are some of the warning signs that you or someone you know may be in danger? How can you help someone dealing with tough times? The FLVS Guidance team will present helpful information and raise awareness about the prevention of suicide and violence. We believe that one of the best ways to overcome life's difficulty is through education and support.
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New To Homeschool Family Webinar

Check out the recording below to learn more about FLVS, how our Student Advisement Center provides academic advisement and tips for homeschool students to set up the right courses and schedule.
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Parent Information Session

Parents, are you looking for help on how to keep your FLVS student motivated as we begin a new semester? Listen to this webinar for parents to assist with successful scheduling, getting (and keeping) your student motivated, and keeping tabs on student progress.
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How to Find a Job

Would you like to earn some extra money this summer? Perhaps you’ve thought about getting a part time job. Listen and learn about everything you wanted to know about getting a job! Topics include places to apply, child labor laws, interview skills and much more to help you with your job search.
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Academic Advising

Do you need help selecting courses for the upcoming school year? Would you like to know what courses are recommended for your grade level? Do you have questions about a particular course? Need advice on what electives to take? Listen to the grade level recordings below to get the info you need for success!
Middle School Advising
9th grade Advising
10th – 12th grade Advising


Summer Success

Thinking about taking a course over the summer? Already signed up? Not sure how many courses to take or how to set up your schedule to complete during the summertime? Listen as your FLVS Counselors offer some terrific tips to help you successfully complete your summer courses.
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Prescription and Over The Counter Drug Abuse Information and Prevention

Prescription drug abuse is a rising issue in today's society. As a result, unintentional drug overdoses, the majority of which are due to prescription drugs, are now the second leading cause of accidental death in the U.S. Listen and learn how you can help prevent the misuse and abuse of prescription medication.
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Study Skills Webinar

Do you find it hard to know what to focus on, when to study, and how often? Listen as we share some tried and true study tips to help you find success!
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TIME MANAGEMENT

Do you struggle to get your work done each week? Is it tough to organize your day? Are you having trouble balancing work and play? Listen and find out how to better manage your time.
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Cyber Safety: Staying out of High Tech Trouble

Navigating the online world safely can be hard! Listen to Dr. Russell Sabella, FGCU Professor of Counseling in the Department of Leadership, Counseling & Educational Technology, as he discusses a variety of topics on Cyber Safety and learn how to learn and play online safely.
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Break the Silence: Self Injury Awareness

The goal of this presentation is to raise awareness about self-injury. Common stereotypes, information about prevention, and resources to help those struggling with self-injury are provided. This recording discusses sensitive topics that are not suitable for every student.
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DON'T TEXT! SAVE A LIFE!

The most powerful toy most of us have is a Car. Save a Life, by Choosing not to Text and Drive.
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Senior Spotlight Night!

Need help planning for a successful senior year? Join your FLVS counselors as we share best practices, including a senior checklist with important dates and websites, to ensure that you final year with FLVS is your best yet!
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Bullying Should NOT Be The Norm!

We see it daily. We hear about it often. It's inside our schools, found in our parks, and displayed on our Facebook and Twitter. Sadly, it's as popular as water, but not as healthy. What is it? It's Bullying! Join the School Counseling team as we say NO to Bullying and learn how to Not allow Bullying to be the Norm in our schools and in our teenager's lives.
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Money Wise: Credit, Cars and College

Part of being a productive citizen in the 21st century involves being financially responsible. Be prepared for financial decisions that will face you in the near future, including your first credit card and your first car. With college on the horizon, you will need to understand the various kinds of college loans and loan programs. Attend a webinar, "College, Credit and Cars," to learn from the experts.
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3rd Annual STEM Career Fair

The Florida Department of Education and Florida Virtual School are hosted the STEM (Science, Engineering, Technology, and Math) Virtual Career Days on May 1 & 3. STEM careers exist in every field and during this virtual event, students can learn more from a variety of experts. The presenters will provided a typical "day in the life" overview of their roles, as well as provided career-related information and advice.
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The Life of a Super Hero

Attention Middle Schoolers! Super Heroes Needed. Do you have the super skills needed to be successful in middle school? Join an FLVS Counselor and learn about 3 Super Skills that will make YOU a super FLVS student!
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Creating SMART Goals for Success Webinar

Join us and explore how to create goals that will change your life!
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Center for Autism and Related Disabilities Webinar

Presenters Kim Snoeblen and Teresa Daly from the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) at UCF provided an overview of behaviors and traits associated with students with Aspergers, as well as others on the autism spectrum, and shared strategies and best practices of how to navigate the world of online education. This session included Q & A time giving parents the opportunity to voice their questions. It also provided for a clearer understanding of what services CARD is able to provide.
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Say NO to Bullying!

We see it daily. We hear about it often. It's sad and all too common. It's Bullying!
Join the School Counseling team as we say NO to Bullying and learn how NOT to allow bullying to be the norm in our schools and in our teen's lives. Click here


College Jumpstart! Getting on the College Road Early.

Are you a high school Freshman or Sophomore? Are you an 8th Grader taking high school courses? Do you know about dual enrollment, the AP program, the PSAT, PLAN ,SAT, ACT, CPT tests? Is your high school transcript 'college ready'? Click here


Cyberbullying is NOT OK. Webinar

Cyberbullying or any type of bullying is not ok. Cyberbullying takes place when a person bullies another on the Internet, interactive and digital technologies or mobile phones. It can result in fatal consequences. Get educated and DELETE this form of violence by helping others ESCAPE this form of CONTROL. Click here.


Resume Writing Webinar

Are you on the job hunt? Do you need help writing a winning resume? Llearn how to make your resume shine! Click here.


Vocational and Community College Planning

Learn how to plan for life after high school with Vocation or Community Collegs as an option. Click here.


Volunteerism and Community Service Webinar

Are you looking for a place to volunteer in you local area? Do you need community service hours for scholarships? Would you like one place to keep and log all those hours? Join the FLVS Counselors along with Wesley Barnett and Scott Fore from www.sweatmonkey.org to learn more.
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College Admissions

Learn about the steps you should be taking to start the college planning process, tools to help you search for colleges that are right for you, and get help on how to properly complete a college application.
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College Keys: Everyone Can Attend College!

Everyone can attend college. Listen to this recording to learn how to prepare yourself for college during High School.
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AP Parent Night Webinar:

Learn about AP courses. Click here to watch.


AP Course Webinar:

Learn about taking AP courses with FLVS
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Life after High School:

Planning is a key factor to success after high school.
Use this calendar as a guide.


The Starlight Children's Foundation

Listen to this recording to hear about the Starlight Children's Foundation and how it serves chronically ill students.
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Time Management & Study Tips:

Listen to this recording to learn some great tips for managing your time so that you can accomplish what you want to do for work or your studies.
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College Placement Test (CPT) Math Preparation Webinar

Are you planning to attend your local community college after graduation? Or dual enroll while in high school? Join us to prepare for the math portion of the CPT entrance exam. Sharpen those math test prep skills. Listen to recording here.