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Join Laura Kennedy, Executive Director of Admission, for an overview of the programs and offerings of Savannah College of Art and Design, the most comprehensive, accredited nonprofit art and design university in the U.S.  SCAD is known as The University for Creative Careers with over 100 degree programs at locations in Savannah, Atlanta, France, and through SCADnow online programs.  At all locations, students learn from renowned professors and gain real-world experience through SCADpro projects, partnering with business leaders from companies like Google, YouTube, Volvo, BMW, Microsoft, Disney, and more to design creative solutions for real-world business challenges.

 

In this virtual visit Laura will share how SCAD supports and prepares students for creative careers as evidenced by a 99% employment rate for five years in a row.  Laura will also provide details on pre-college programs and the admission application process including information on scholarships and financial aid. 

This short video will walk you through the steps to approve your student's FLVS FLEX courses in your FLVS FLEX parent account.

Unsure how to graduate your Home Ed student? This session is designed for high school students and parents who have questions about Home Ed graduation. This session includes an overview of high school credit requirements, college admission testing, dual enrollment, scholarships and how homeschool students graduate.

Do you have questions about college placement tests? How do you register? Which exam should you take? How do you prepare? We will cover all you need to know to master these tests! 

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Learn how to write a college admission essay that will get noticed! Check out the 2022 prompts for the Common Application and learn tips and tricks that will help your essay to stand out against the rest!

So, you know where you want to go to college and now it is time to apply! What do you need to complete your admission application? Learn about the Common App, Institutional Applications and more to be prepared to submit your college applications!

Would you like to create a resume? Learn all about the different parts of a resume, best practices for creating a resume that will "pop" and how to avoid pitfalls! Also, learn about letters of recommendation and how best to ask for letters from your supporters!

Does paying for college have you stressed? Learn all about scholarships, grants, loans, financial aid and more!  From FAFSA to Bright Future Scholarships, you can learn all about the financial aid process!

Unsure of your plans after high school? Learn about how to search for the college/university that best fits you and your future goals!

Mr. Mike Cline’s evolution into the tech space all started with a Tandy TSR-80 (one of the first home computers available) that he first played with until becoming bored and then tearing it apart! From there, it was all downhill; Visual Basic apps, tech support, programming, database engineering, remote system administration and then becoming technical ninja for online marketing processes. Mr. Cline just also happens to be a Rocket Scientist.


Imagine you had a roadmap—a step-by-step guide to help you get from where you are now, to where you want to be in the future.  Your goals, your dreams, your plans…they’re all within reach.  You just need the tools to help you get there. That’s what Sean Covey’s book, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens”, has been to millions of teens: a handbook to self-esteem and success.  We have read the book, so you don’t have to.  We will present information from each chapter in four weekly webinars, covering two chapters each week.


Do you ever find yourself working at your computer and find your body stiff or your mind wandering? Are you looking for some easy ways to integrate self-care into your daily routine? Have you recently felt stressed, and are looking for tips to help manage it? If so, this webinar is for you! We will be teaching you several EASY ways to incorporate deep breathing, mindfulness, and yoga into your day- all of which can be done while sitting in your chair!


Imagine you had a roadmap—a step-by-step guide to help you get from where you are now, to where you want to be in the future.  Your goals, your dreams, your plans…they’re all within reach.  You just need the tools to help you get there. That’s what Sean Covey’s book, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens”, has been to millions of teens: a handbook to self-esteem and success.  We have read the book, so you don’t have to.  We will present information from each chapter in four weekly webinars, covering two chapters each week.

Imagine you had a roadmap—a step-by-step guide to help you get from where you are now, to where you want to be in the future.  Your goals, your dreams, your plans…they’re all within reach.  You just need the tools to help you get there. That’s what Sean Covey’s book, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens”, has been to millions of teens: a handbook to self-esteem and success.  We have read the book, so you don’t have to.  We will present information from each chapter in four weekly webinars, covering two chapters each week.

Imagine you had a roadmap—a step-by-step guide to help you get from where you are now, to where you want to be in the future.  Your goals, your dreams, your plans…they’re all within reach.  You just need the tools to help you get there. That’s what Sean Covey’s book, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens”, has been to millions of teens: a handbook to self-esteem and success.  We have read the book, so you don’t have to.  

If you are a parent/guardian of a home education student or are a home education student yourself, you may be wondering if EOCs and FSA exams are required.  If this thought has ever crossed your mind, then this is the webinar for you! Please join me and learn about how state testing may play a role in your Home Education student’s educational journey.

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Join us for On Air: The Future of Careers as we interview Ed Amaya, current Executive Producer. Ed has worked in the trenches of the film industry and now has his own commercial production company! Join us to learn about his path to this exciting field. Learn about what it takes to create a commercial to a webisode series. Ed will teach us how to catch the attention of viewers, keep their attention and produce the commercials we see everyday! 


How does a person decide what area of technology is for them? Meet Amanda Roscoe, and hear about her journey from data entry to full stack developer! Learn how experience in many areas of the field can help you decide which area of technology is truly for you. She will share with us the different positions she has held and how they led her to where she is today! 


Join us for On Air: The Future of Careers as we interview Dr. Elizabeth Phillips, the co-creator of the Anthropomorphic RoBOT (ABOT) database, a collection of images of and data about real-world human-like robots. Her research focuses on human interaction with robots, autonomous systems, and related technologies like augmented and virtual reality. She will share with us her journey to become an Assistant Professor and Robot Researcher, her passion for robotics and how students like you can get involved in this field, even if your passion is people and social sciences!

Have you ever wondered who decides the music behind your favorite video game? Have you ever wondered how the cheering of the fans in the stands of your favorite football game can sound so lifelike? Aaron Cendan is a Senior Technical Audio Designer for Relic Entertainment, SEGA's studio in Vancouver BC, and is currently working on games like Age of Empires and Company of Heroes. Aaron will be joining us for our new webcast series “On Air: The Future of Careers Student Webcast”. Lead by your fellow FLVS students, come learn about this exciting industry and what it takes to become a part of creating your favorite video game!