Each week, iLEAD Exploration’s talented and diverse facilitators contribute to the Monday Message, a weekly publication emailed to staff, family, and friends with timely and relevant information about our exciting program.
Interested in having your high school learner take an AP or a-g course in a classroom next year? One of our Orange County vendors, Soteric Academy, located in Costa Mesa, offers numerous AP and a-g approved courses including wet labs… Read More
Do you have a college-bound 9th or 10th grader? You may be thinking about participating in the Preliminary SAT (PSAT). The PSAT is an optional test that measures knowledge and skills in reading, math, writing and language. It is designed… Read More
The NACAC National College Fair will connect you to hundreds of college and university representatives from around the country. The 2018 fairs will be held at these locations: April 22 in Orange County from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the… Read More
Welcome Back, Sweet Families! We hope you had a wonderful, restful spring break with your family! While you are getting back into full swing, we wanted to make you aware of some amazing, free college fairs happening in your area…. Read More
All sixth through 12th grade learners are welcome to join our iLEAD Leadership Team. Our next meeting is Friday, March 16 at 11:30 a.m. The leadership team is working on developing clubs and brainstorming opportunities for our middle and high… Read More
If you’re looking for engaging activities to keep your high school learner involved this summer (including the pros and cons of each option), PrepScholar’s blog has some great ideas that include: 1. Getting a Job A summer job is a great way… Read More
Junior high and high school learners are still welcome to join our Leadership Circle Meetings. The next meeting is this Friday, Feb. 23, at 11 am. If interested in joining, please email Denise Dare at Denise.Dare@iLEADexploration.org for the call-in information.
High school families are welcome to attend a Mini-College Fair at our iLEAD NoHo campus on Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:00-3:15 pm. Please swing by and talk with representatives from 16 east and west coast schools including Northern Arizona University,… Read More
Get Lit is a local nonprofit that uses poetry to increase literacy, empower youth, and inspire communities. Every Saturday throughout the school year, Get Lit hosts a drop-in class for youth ages 13 to 19. Open to all experience levels,… Read More
Future families of high schoolers, please mark your calendars! On Feb. 22 from 9 to 10 a.m., our iLEAD high school team will answer questions for families who are about to begin high school (all families with high schoolers are… Read More
Feb. 22 from 9 to 10 a.m., our iLEAD high school team will answer questions for families who are about to begin high school (all families with high schoolers are welcome to join as well). We will discuss course options,… Read More
TIP (The Intern Project) provides outstanding high school learners from schools across L.A. County with the chance to work in dynamic career areas through internships of four or more weeks during their summer break. Please note that priority will be… Read More
We are excited to bring to your attention a free course that takes computing to a new level: Creative Computing. Presented free of charge by Harvard and introducing the Scratch language, Creative Computing is an easily accessible program that draws… Read More
The Intern Project exposes deserving learners to dynamic careers through paid internships in companies like Fullscreen Media, Skanska, Omaze, and Kaiser Permanente! They recruit and select outstanding Los Angeles learners, place them in internships based on their skills, and provide coaching… Read More
Attention Families! Please join us for our first college webinar on Jan. 11 from 7 to 8 p.m. Anne Cochran, director of iLEAD Noho and director of college and career planning for iLEAD Schools, will provide helpful information for us… Read More
Homeschooling parents do not necessarily need to teach and/or be the expert in all areas of their child(ren)’s education. Rather, they ought to regularly facilitate opportunities for their kids to learn. Some ways to do this might include: -Collaborating with… Read More
Attention, Middle and High School Families! Please mark your calendars for three important webinars iLEAD Exploration has specifically planned for you! Jan. 11 from 7 to 8 p.m.: Anne Cochran, director of iLEAD Noho and director of college and career… Read More
There are so many free scholarship search engines available online that it can be difficult to know which websites to use. Two websites, College Scholarships and U.S. News & World Report, provide helpful information for comparing the top sites.
Attention, Middle and High School Learners! We are in the process of helping learners create clubs and we would love your input through a short survey! Your answers will help us connect learners who are interested in forming learner-led clubs either… Read More
If you are looking for some great apps for high schoolers that are free, here is a list that could be of great benefit to your learner(s)! 1.) inClass (iPhone iOS only) Organization is an important tool. This note-taking app… Read More