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Writing a Strong College Essay

Join us for a week-long event that focuses on all things college! Learn about financial aid, how to apply to a university, how to request a letter of recommendation, writing strong college essays, and more! Please plan to join us for one or all of our events!

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Resume Building and Letters of Recommendation

Join us for a week-long event that focuses on all things college! Learn about financial aid, how to apply to a university, how to request a letter of recommendation, writing strong college essays, and more! Please plan to join us for one or all of our events!

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College Applications and How to Apply

Join us for a week-long event that focuses on all things college! Learn about financial aid, how to apply to a university, how to request a letter of recommendation, writing strong college essays, and more! Please plan to join us for one or all of our events!

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College Financial Aid - Guest Speaker

Financial Aid Updates with special guest Pete Hernandez from the Florida Office of Student Financial Assistance.

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My College Options - Finding the Best Fit

Join us for a week-long event that focuses on all things college! Learn about financial aid, how to apply to a university, how to request a letter of recommendation, writing strong college essays, and more! Please plan to join us for one or all of our events!

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New to Home Education Informational 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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NCAA Information Session

Are you a student athlete? Have you ever dreamed of playing sports in college? If you answered YES to any of these questions, you must join the FLVS School Counseling Team on Tuesday, May 22nd at 6:30 pm EST for our “NCAA Information Session!” We will be covering important NCAA eligibility requirement updates and give you great tips on how to make sure you are on your way to playing competitive college sports.

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Bullying: Take A Stand!

Bullying is not normal and not OK, however, it happens all too often.  Come listen and learn about the different types of bullying, why people bully, and how YOU can stop the culture of bullying. Learn new ways to get help and help those who need YOU to take a stand. Listen to the FLVS School Counseling Team and special guest, Joshua Proffitt from the Victims Service Center of Central Florida.

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Financial Planning 2018 Webinar

Join your FLVS Flex School Counselors, along with special guest Pete Hernandez from the Florida Office of Student Financial Assistance, as we present information on financial planning for college, including Bright Futures scholarship program, federal and state grants, FAFSA and other sources of funding for college.

Listen to the Financial Aid Overview webinar recording here.


The Secret to Confidence with Mawi Asgedom

Discover how to tackle anything that comes your way with confidence, strength and a sense of humor. Listen to the fantastic Mawi Asgedom as he shares his story of perseverance, what he learned about success, and how he pushed his Turbo Button to make it all happen.

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Mission Possible: Transition to High School

Greetings, Agent! Your mission is to be as prepared for high school as possible. You must know what to expect on the first day of school, what you must do to accomplish your tasks (homework/graduation) successfully, and how to use your high school years to your advantage! The FLVS School Counselor Team welcomes all middle school students transitioning to high school to review this recorded webinar. In this webinar, you will learn general information about high school graduation information, including required coursework, GPA, and what students can expect academically and socially on their first day of high school!

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Home School Graduation and College Admission 101

Are you a home educated student who plans to finish high school as a homeschooler?  Then, this session is for you and your parents. Come learn HOW home educated students graduate in Florida and HOW to apply to a Florida college or university as a homeschool graduate.

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Healthy Relationships: Teen Dating Violence Awareness

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 and special guest presenter, Joshua Proffitt from the Victims Service Center of Central Florida as we observe Teen Dating Violence Awareness 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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SAT and ACT Test Prep

Are you a junior thinking of taking your SAT or ACT this year? Not sure which test to take? Listen to the FLEX Counselors and learn the differences between the SAT and ACT and which test is the best fit for your test taking style!

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DESTINATION: THE FUTURE – Roadmap to Success in High School & Beyond
Do you ever feel lost? Not sure which direction to go in? Google maps on the fritz? We all know how it feels when we are lost. As a student working toward your future, you MUST have a roadmap so that you are ready to take on the twist and turns, hills and valleys of your high school career!

Each session will focus on a different high school grade level and what you should be doing in that year to make it a success! Don’t know when to start looking for scholarships? Unsure about when to take the SAT/ACT? Volunteer hours stressing you out? By the end of the session, you will know what you need to be doing to keep on your path for success!


The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

What if I told you that I had 7 secrets that could help you to be a more productive student...a better friend...or just make your life easier? What if you could do more in less time, so that you could have more time for the fun stuff? What if I had foolproof ways to help you reach your goals? Would you join me?

Join the FLVS School Counselors as we present “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens” – FLVS Edition. Based on Sean Covey’s novel, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens” in 4 weeks, we will cover all the habits, FLVS style! Learn how these habits can help you be more successful in school and life! 

View the recordings of past sessions:

The Habits and Habit 1

Habit 2 and Habit 3

Habit 4 and Habit 5

Habit 6 and Habit 7


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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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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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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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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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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3rd Annual STEM Career Fair

The Florida Department of Education and Florida Virtual School 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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