Friday, May 18, 2018

Emerson College Sports Communication and Esports Summer Programs

Emerson College is proud to offer pre-college programs in Sports Communication and Esports, this summer, for high school students looking to deepen their knowledge and receive first-hand experience in each of these fields.  During the week-long institutes, participants can expect to hear from industry professionals, receive hands-on experience, and explore new and exciting career paths.  For additional information, please visit http://www.emerson.edu/academics/pre-college.
 
 

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Free AP Italian Language Course for Students and Teachers

Wellesley College
Dear School Counselor,

We are pleased to announce that Wellesley College will run the second iteration of our successful online AP® Italian Language and Culture course on the edX platform!

Registration is free and open to all, students and teachers alike.

The course will be open from August 20th, 2018 until June 1st, 2019, but students and teachers can register now!

We would be grateful if you could advise any interested students and their families, as well as other teachers, about this unique opportunity.

Students

1. Students who want to study on their own for the AP® Italian exam of May 2019 may register now for free on edX. All online material will become available on August 20th, 2018 when the course officially opens.

2. Students who want to study with the help of our teachers may register for one of ourOnline Live Instruction Classes: these are synchronous online classes taught in conjunction with the free AP® Italian Language and Culture course, and meet one or twice a week in the evenings and/or on Saturdays. Students will be part of a very small (max 6) online learning community and will practice the material they have studied in the free online course. Upon completion, students will receive a certificate from Wellesley College with a letter grade that they may present to their high school for registration on their transcript.
Our Online Live Instruction Classes will have the following schedule:
  - September 24th to December 15th, 2018 (Intensive module)
  - February 4th to April 27th, 2019 (Intensive module)
  - September 24th, 2018 to April 27th 2019 (Non-Intensive module).
Please find here a complete schedule and a link to the registration form.

Register now to secure a spot in a class of your choice!

 

Teachers and their students

Our online material will help teachers design an interactive and academically challengingAP® Italian Language and Culture course. Teachers and their students register for free to access all online material.

Thank you very much in advance for your help in spreading the word about this unique opportunity.

Should you have any questions, please contact us at: apitalian@wellesley.edu.

Best regards,
Daniela Bartalesi-Graf and the AP Italian Team @ Wellesley College

 

Monday, May 7, 2018

Career Information Session


LEDR Seeking Nominations

Program information

The Team Eagle Foundation is pleased to inform you of the 2018 LEDR: Leadership Excellence - Direct Results program, open to young adults in New Jersey ages 15 to 20. If accepted, the nominees will receive a $500 scholarship to cover the full cost of the program. Nominations forms are found on our site and are due by Monday, June 4th. More than one nomination from your school can be submitted. If you know of any candidates you feel are qualified and would benefit from the program please nominate them soon, as spaces are filling up quickly. Attached is the current year's brochure.

This is the seventh year of LEDR! It is an Activity-Filled program based on Strategic Mentoring and Leadership, which includes a week-long camp program open to all young adults in New Jersey ages 15 to 20.  Our program enables students to strengthen their leadership skills and exposes them to different career fields. LEDR takes place in Camp Winnebago in Rockaway, New Jersey from August 12th to the 18th. During the week, students will be taken by bus to various locations that relate to the career field of the day. In the evenings, there are evening seminars the students will attend, or they may be given free time to enjoy the different activities offered in the Camp Winnebago.
 
Additional details of the LEDR program are attached, and more information can be found on the LEDR website:

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www.tef-ledr.org
 
Please note that the Program Brochure contains key information, as well as, a list of our Executive and Advisory Boards.
 
See your counselor if you're interested in a nomination.