New School Coordinator Onboarding Webinar

​July 29, 9 am - 12 pm

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GEAR UP Leadership Series: Time Management

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Wed, Jul 29, 2020 at 1 pm

Time Management

Don’t we all wish for more time in the day! We will look at the ways to get in control of your time and organize your schedule according to your priorities.

Parent Webinar: Preparing Your Kids for New School Year

Student Success Web Series: Helping Parents Prepare Your Kids for School

​July 29, 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

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A 30-minute web session for the parents of middle school and high school students preparing for the new academic year. Hosted by Tutor.com’s Learning Design Manager, Dr. Amy Dietzman.

Topics include:
1. The importance of setting up a schedule
2. Setting expectations and teaching your kids to be responsible
3. Creating workspaces
4. How to help kids with school anxiety
5. Tips for the changing school environment

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Financial Literacy

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Mon, Jul 27, 2020 at 1 PM

Financial Literacy

Budgeting takes self-control and a plan. We will look at resources to help develop a strategy that works for you. We will also discuss credit cards and what the benefits are for having a solid credit score.

FREE ONLINE SAT PRACTICE TEST (Applerouth)

July 26, 2020

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Sunday, July 26th: 3.75 hours

Starts: 9:00am EDT / 6:00am PDT

Mock SAT: Starts: 2:30pm EDT / 11:30am PDT

FREE ONLINE ACT PRACTICE TEST (Applerouth)

July 25, 2020

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Saturday, July 25th: 4.5 hr duration

Mock ACT: Starts: 9:00am EDT / 6:00am PDT

Starts: 12:00pm EDT / 9:00am PDT

Starts: 2:30pm EDT / 11:30am PDT

GEAR UP Georgia Ambassador Training (Student & Parents)

GEAR UP Georgia Ambassador Training (Student & Parents)

July 24, 1 pm - 4 pm

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Admissions Webinar: Selective Colleges (Applerouth)

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Name Selective Colleges
Date Jul 23 (Thu)

8:00pm EDT / 5:00pm PDT
Duration: 1h 00m

Location Online
Description

Virtual College Road Trip Series Continues… Last stop: Selective Schools. Students from some of the most highly selective colleges in the United States will share their strategies for admission - and making the most of their four years at prestigious schools, including Swarthmore, St. Andrews/William & Mary joint degree, American University, Wake Forest, and Vanderbilt.

Please submit your questions for the panel ahead of time through this form.

Price Free

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Adulting

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Wed, Jul 22, 2020, at 1 pm

Adulting

As you enter the professional world, building your network, interview skills, and a well-developed resume is immensely important. This will be a session jam-packed with “adulting” wisdom.

ACT Strategy Session (Applerouth)

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Name ACT Strategy Session
Date Jul 22 (Wed)

8:00pm EDT / 5:00pm PDT
Duration: 1h 00m

Location Online
Speaker

Catherine (Katie) Rose

Description

During the group Strategy Session, a top tutor will review the structure of the ACT and demo proven test-taking strategies. This session will happen the week before your practice test so you can apply what you learn on test day.

Price Free

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Well-being and Mental Health

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Mon, Jul 20, 2020 at 1 pm

Wellbeing and Mental Health

We will talk about how different factors can make you more vulnerable to stress. Some of these factors you have control over and others you don’t, so we will look at ways to reduce stress and build resilience.

SAT Strategy Session (Applerouth)

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Name SAT Strategy Session
Date Jul 20 (Mon)

8:00pm EDT / 5:00pm PDT
Duration: 1h 00m

Location Online
Speaker

Catherine (Katie) Rose

Description

During the group Strategy Session, a top tutor will review the structure of the SAT and demo proven test-taking strategies. This session will happen the week before your practice test so you can apply what you learn on test day.

Price Free

ACT Power Session 3 (Princeton Review)

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Friday, July 17 (1-4 pm)

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Risk Management

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Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 1 pm

Risk Management

In a judgment-free zone, we will talk about safety and laws surrounding topics that correlate with risks, such as alcohol, drugs, and sex. We will discuss what is put at risk, for example relationships, scholarships, and legal confrontation and talk about ways to reduce risk, so you can make fully educated decisions about risk management in your life.

ACT Power Session 2 (Princeton Review)

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Wednesday, July 15 (1-4 pm)

Study Skills Webinar (Tutor.com)

Student Success Web Series: Study Skills

Wed, Jul 15, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM EDT

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GEAR UP Leadership Series: Holding True to Your Values

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Mon, Jul 13, 2020 at 1 pm

Holding True to Your Values

In order to lead, you need to know your priorities and what you stand for. We will do an activity to help you narrow down what is most important to you and then discuss ways to prioritize them. What does integrity mean to you?

ACT Power Session 1 (Princeton Review)

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ACT Power Session

July 11 (1-4 pm)

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Identity & Leadership Webinar

​July 8, 1:00 pm

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We will look at parts of your identity that you are born with and what you develop as you get older, we will talk about creating the identity that you want for yourself, digital identity, personality, and review at what careers may be the best fit for you.

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Professional Communication

GEAR UP Leadership Series: Professional Communication

​July 6, 1:00 pm

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Learn to communicate in a professional setting. We will discuss proper email formatting, appropriate times to write thank you letters, non-verbal cues, recognizing other’s perspectives, and the importance of being clear when explaining details. Learn the secret codes of language registries.

GEAR UP Georgia Data Dive: Day 3

Day 3: July 1, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm