Part of the federally funded (US Department of Education) TRiO Talent Search program, Project PACE , assists qualified first generation individuals (neither parent completed a bachelor’s degree) from disadvantaged backgrounds and supports and empowers them to successfully graduate from high school and pursue higher education.
Project PACE (TS) provides learning resources, experiences, and support to promote educational persistence in secondary education while fostering a culture of success and personal motivation that results in high school graduation. Students are empowered to achieve their educational goals by providing a variety of services and activities that enhance their personal development, expand their educational experiences, and support their individual responsibility for goal attainment.
Project PACE (TS) uses a cohort model to support 500 students beginning in t1he 6th grade and culminating in the 12th grade. The program serves Wekiva High School, Piedmont Lakes Middle School and Lockhart Middle School. The program will also provide services to adult learners who have yet to earn a secondary school diploma or a GED.
Project PACE staff can give a short presentation to your students about this free college access program. They will present on services offered and opportunities for students to become as prepared as they can for their college journeys! At the conclusion of the classroom presentation, applications will be provided to interested students.
If you are interested in hosting Project PACE for a classroom presentation, please contact Teresa Hooks or Stacy Spencer. Their contact information can be found under the contact tab of our website. These presentation are for school systems only! Individual inquires should be sent via email to Ms. Hooks and/or Ms. Spencer.
Don’t need a classroom presentation and are interested in the program? Feel free to complete the program application below! All completed applications can be sent via mail or email to the Project PACE staff.
Project PACE Application Template 2019
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The purpose of this video is to promote homework assistance to our student population using our E-tutoring service, Tutor.com.
Web Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kSozrTa-I1Y
Tutor.com is a fully online tutoring service. You can get a tutor 24/7 in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP ® Support, Foreign Languages and Business. Tutoring sessions take place in an easy-to-use online classroom, which runs in your web browser. This service is currently available to 9th– 12th grade students. Students were previously assigned a username and password by the Project Pace Coordinator.
Web link: https://www.tutor.com/login
Virtual Job Shadow
VirtualJobShadow.com is an online career planning and career exploration resource that provides all the tools and resources for charting your career path by choice, not chance. This service is currently available to 11th– 12th grade students. Students were previously assigned a username and password by the Project Pace Coordinator.
Web link: https://www.virtualjobshadow.com/login/C59524/users/
Remind is a communication platform that uses real time messaging that helps educators reach students and parents where they are. Students may choose 1 of 2 links to join the class.
https://www.remind.com/apps/ OR… https://www.remind.com/join/ucfpace2
Instagram is a social media platform that we use to advertise our service and post updated activities and events
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Facebook is a social media platform that we use to advertise our service and post updated activities and events
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Loom is an Educational social media platform used to host virtual class room sessions, workshops and videos
Zoom is a social media tool used to allow our program staff to host and facilitate group and one-on-one academic advertisement meetings with our participants and parents
Zoom is the leader in modern enterprise video communications, with an easy, reliable cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, chat, and webinars across mobile, desktop, and room systems. Zoom Rooms is the original software-based conference room solution used around the world in board, conference, huddle, and training rooms, as well as executive offices and classrooms. Founded in 2011 …