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Free Coursera for University and College Students

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Coursera, an online learning platform, offers free access to college and university students through September 30, 2020. Sign up before July 31, 2020, and students will have the opportunity to earn certificates, and gain skills through hands-on learning. Coursera offers students on-demand video lectures from leading universities and companies like Yale, Google, IBM, and more.…

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Free Summer 2020 Online STEAM Academy at LATTC

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Students can take classes through their STEAM program at LA Trade Tech. The Summer 2020 STEAM Academy at LATTC begins Monday, June 15, 2020 and runs through July 17, 2020. The STEAM Academy is open and completely FREE to students in grades 9-12th and for highly recommended 6-8th graders.  Classes for the Summer 2020 will be held exclusively online. Previous course offerings included Intro to Science,…

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Girls on Ice Expeditions to Switzerland Accepting Applications

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Girls between the ages of 15 – 17 can have the amazing opportunity to travel to Switzerland through Girls On Ice. The tuition-free programs are led by professional women scientists, artists, and wilderness guides. During the expeditions, the team engages in scientific and artistic inquiry about the environment around them. In small groups, participants design…

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Free Coding Program for Young Men of Color

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The Summer Coding Leadership Academy (SCLA) is an immersive, free 10-week experience where young men of color, currently in ninth and tenth grades, develop as technology leaders. Inner city students partake in experiential learning, receive mentoring and instruction to develop Leadership Skills, Computer Science Skills, Design Thinking Skills, and Entrepreneurial/Project Management Skills. The program runs from…

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Free Arts Camp for New York Students

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How does spending seven weeks on a 140-acre idyllic campus in Long Island exploring visual and performing arts over the summer sound? Campers can choose from more than 70 classes to “major” and “minor” in a variety of artistic disciplines, including creative writing, chess, theater, dance, or even nature and sustainability. Sounds amazing, right? It’s a…

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Free STEAM Classes for HS Students At LATTC

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Your high school students can earn free college credits by attending STEAM classes on Saturdays at LA Trade Tech College. Their spring classes start February 22, 2020 and runs through May 30, 2020. Class courses include general engineering, intro to cosmetology, intro to sociology and more. Middle school students can sign up as well, but…

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Free SAT Prep Resources

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Do not underestimate the value of SAT prep, unless your student is applying to a college that does not require SAT scores. Otherwise, best case scenario, your student will build up their test-taking confidence and their score will increase – giving them a competitive edge in admissions. Here are some free options to help your…

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Toastmasters Offer Free Youth Leadership Program in February in Westwood

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Here’s a great program for students ages 12 – 17 that is designed to develop speaking and leadership skills. These skills will definitely come in handy during the college interview process! The Century City Toastmasters is sponsoring The Youth Leadership Program where participants will learn how to evaluate their speaking ability, prepare and give speeches,…

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2020 Free Summer Programs for High School Students

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It’s never too early to get a jump on those summer plans and get cracking on applications for competitive summer programs. There are quite a few to choose from if your student is looking for amazing opportunities that will give them a taste of college life. Many of the programs below are free or offer…

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West Angeles EEP Holding CSU Information and Workshop Session

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Even though it’s summer, you and your student will want to hit the ground running in the fall. Especially for those who will be seniors. It gets real with the application process. If you have a student interested in attending a California State University (there are 23 campuses!), you’ll want to check out West Angeles…

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