Advanced Academic Services is part of the Austin Independent School District. This blog provides information, activities, and events regarding advanced academics and high ability children and teens. Smart without compromise. Potential without limits.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Hands-On Learning with Home Depot Workshops



HANDS-ON LEARNING, EXPERT ADVICE


  • Do-It-Yourself workshops help anyone kick off their project with confidence
    through expert instruction reference materials.
  • Do-It-Herself workshops mix demos and hands-on learning to help women tackle
    a variety of home improvement projects.
  • Kids workshops provide a lively environment mixing skill-building,
    creativity, and safety for future DIYers.



For more information, please click here.



Monday, February 26, 2018

AVID Virtual College Fair March 2, 2018



Save the Date for the AVID Virtual College Fair on March 2, 2018!

AVID has partnered with CollegeWeekLive to coordinate AVID Virtual College Fairs throughout the school year! 

AVID students, parents, and educators can sign up for these events at AVID.CollegeWeekLive.com to chat live with college admissions counselors from across the nation!

Lessons and resources for middle and high schools are available on MyAVID to help teachers support their students’ experiences during the AVID Virtual College Fairs. Just click here and log into your MyAVID account to access these lessons. We also have a video available for students who have never attended a virtual college fair: What to Expect During the AVID Virtual College Fair.
Prior to the event, educators and students can register at AVID.CollegeWeekLive.com. CollegeWeekLive accounts are free! Students, teachers, and counselors can use them year round to access college-readiness resources.

For more information please contact Charlie Bain at CollegeWeekLive:
Counselors@collegeweeklive.com
617-938-6090

Choose AP: Student Voices - Part 6


Choose AP. Visit https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/exploreap/what-it-takes for more information.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Virtual College Fair - 03/02/2018


AVID has partnered with CollegeWeekLive to coordinate AVID Virtual College Fairs. AVID students, parents, and educators can sign up for these events at AVID.CollegeWeekLive.com to chat live with college admissions counselors from across the nation! What to Expect During the AVID Virtual College Fair.