• With all the uncertainty around the Coronavirus. We realize that this may cause a lot of anxiety and frustration because things are changing so quickly but we are all here to support our students and their families. As the cast of High School Musical Would Say, "We're All In This Together!"

     
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    On this page Guidance will post activities and information to help everyone feel good and get through each day. We hope you find them helpful.
     
     
     

    Through unprecedented collaboration, Pennsylvania Association of College Admission Counselors is excited to announce the Strive Virtual College Exploration Week, which will provide a unique and diverse program for students as they begin to navigate their postsecondary options:

    Strive Virtual College Exploration Week

    Monday, April 20 - Thursday, April 23, 2020

    • 300+ colleges from 44 states and 10 countries
    • 96 sessions over 4 days
    • Day and evening options
    • Panel presentations on a range of topics for juniors and underclassmen
    • Free and open to students nationwide

    Registration for students and parents is now live:

    www.strivescan.com/virtual

     
    Free Helping Hands Cliparts, Download Free Clip Art, Free Clip Art ...Mental Health/Warmline
    Beginning at 6 p.m. on April 1, Community Resources is offering a 24/7 mental health and crisis support line for people dealing with anxiety or other difficult emotions. Callers will be able to speak with staff who are trained in trauma-informed principles and will listen, assess the person’s needs, triage, and refer to other local supports and professionals as needed.
    The Mental Health Support Line can be reached toll-free, 24/7 at 1-855-284-2494. 
     
     
     
     Computer science opportunities, from childhood to career  https://www.amazonfutureengineer.com/

    Amazon Future Engineer offers free online virtual robotics & coding classes for any student or teacher affected by COVID-19 in the US. GET FREE ACCESS
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    Free Online Events and Activities for Kids at Home

    Provide some structure and schedule to your family's day (updated regularly). By Frannie Ucciferri 
    Free Online Events and Activities for Kids at Home

    Thanks to the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the 2019 coronavirus, it feels like everything is getting canceled. Schools are closed, sports and performing arts are postponed, and field trips are out of the question. And for many parents who are practicing social distancing with their kids at home, finding ways to break up the day and give kids a sense of routine has been a real challenge. One of the silver linings is that authors, artists, musicians, and creators of educational tools are stepping up to offer free lessons, tours, and concerts that you can check out from the safety of your home. 

    Whether you want easy lesson plans from Scholastic, a living room concert from John Legend, or a drawing lesson from Mo Willems, there's no shortage of fun things to do online. We even have tools to help you find free or reduced-cost internet in your area. So check out this list of resources and events (we'll be updating it as new things are announced).

    EXPLORE HERE