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    Fall Online Learning Programs

    Posted September 15, 2020, 2:06 pm by TeenLife
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    The nation got a taste of online learning when schools and universities closed for the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Now, it seems like it is here to stay with students and parents are learning how to adapt.

    These fall online learning programs offer students a unique opportunity to participate in a virtual program that would otherwise need to be taken in person. These programs can range from two weeks to 10 months and cover a wide range of topics.

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    Boston Leadership Institute: Virtual STEM Courses

    Categories: Academic, STEM

    Session Date: Varies

    Our award-winning STEM programs are now remote! Fall weekly and bi-weekly after-school options start in October. Hands-on, competitive admissions programs (Biotech Research, Biomedical and Surgical Research, and Epidemics, Outbreaks, & Contagion) provide material for resumes, school recommendation letters, and college admissions essays.

    Students in the Pre-Med Task Force work with a MD on COVID-related projects. Other returning best-sellers include Forensics, Investments, Physics of Space, and Polymer Chemistry. Prices start at $599. Visit BostonLeadershipInstitute.com.

    Center for Talent Development (CTD) Online Programs at Northwestern University

    Categories: Academic, Leadership, Language, STEM

    Session Date: Varies

    Center for Talent Development at Northwestern University provides a variety of online courses for students PreK through grade 12. Online courses offer academically talented students from around the world the opportunity to take exceptional enrichment, high school honors, and Advanced Placement (AP)® courses in a flexible and interactive online setting. Courses are created specifically with advanced students in mind and taught by caring educators with deep content expertise.

    Gap Semester at CET: Global Virtual Internship Programs

    Categories: Career Exploration, Languages, Leadership

    Session Date: September 21 - December 18, 2020.

    Develop valuable professional skills while exploring the international working world and a potential career path. With Gap at CET's Global Virtual Internship, you are matched with an organization based in Amman, Prague, Shanghai, or Taipei, and take a course with other CET interns to help you reflect on the experience and prepare for college. As an optional add-on to the program, CET also offers customized, one-on-one language training in Arabic, Czech, or Mandarin.

    LanguageBird® - One-to-One Online Language Learning & More

    Categories: Languages

    Session Date: Varies

    LanguageBird creates a community of learners who master speaking new languages with confidence. Students connect one-to-one with an engaged instructor for accredited, self-paced language learning and cultural discovery. Choose from 13 languages. Engage with native speakers live via video chat on your schedule.

    The Oxbow School: Online Courses

    Categories: Academic, Arts

    Session Date: Varies

    The Oxbow School is offering two-week online courses!.These courses will give students the opportunity to participate in innovative art and academic experiences. All online course participants will receive a certificate of completion for each course they complete. All online courses are for students ages 14 to 19 years old. Pricing per courses ranges from $500 to $3,200 depending upon which course you enroll in. Need-based tuition is available.

    Virtual Wall Street Fall Classes

    Categories: Business

    Session Date: Varies

    Wall Street Walks programs teach students how the stock market works, what the role is of all the related financial institutions and how they all come together. Virtual Fall Classes are for students age 13 to18. Courses range from single classes, one off special interest classes, 5 week and 10 week programs.

    One-off classes covers Bitcoin and Blockchain, Anti-Money Laundering, the Woman of Wall Street and much of current and historic Wall Street. Classes are presented live and also recorded for students who cannot attend live.

    World Scholars Academy | World Business Academy Online Saturday Classes

    Categories: Academic, Business, Entrepreneurship

    Session Date: Varies

    World Scholars Academy offers elite introductory business courses for middle and high school students taught by world-leading professional scholars. Whether your teen is already keen on a business career or is simply curious, our courses will provide a lifelong foundation for academic excellence and financial success.

    Fall virtual courses are taught live on Saturdays from 12pm-4pm Eastern Standard Time (9am-1pm Pacific Standard Time). World Business Academy - 15-18 year olds (ten interactive group classes + two one-on-one tutorials); and, Discover Business Academy - 12-14 year olds (five interactive group classes + two one-on-one tutorials).

    XRTerra: Intro Virtual Reality (VR) for High School Students

    Categories: Academic, STEM

    Session Date: Varies

    Virtual Reality (VR) is a $20+ billion industry with VR engineers earning an average of $135K in annual salary according to Hired.com. At XR Terra, students learn VR concepts, Unity 3D engine and software development skills to prototype VR applications.

    Over the course of 6 weeks, students build their own VR experiences that they will be able to add to their professional portfolio. Build cool VR experiences and explore exciting careers in this technology!

    Parsons Paris: Virtual Pre-College Course in the Business of Fashion

    Categories: Art

    Session Dates: Varies

    Learn about the history of fashion, how trends are made, and the skills you need to pursue a career in fashion in this flexible, online pre-college course for high school students by Parsons Paris. You’ll be mentored by a graduate of The New School/Parsons and taught by Parsons Paris faculty. Sessions: 6 2-4 week sessions, September 27-January 3.

    Wake Forest University: Virtual Pre-College Courses in Medicine, Sports Medicine, Business and Psychology

    Categories: STEM

    Session Dates: Varies

    Wake Forest University’s Online Immersion Program offers flexible, online courses in Medicine, Sports Medicine, Business, and Psychology for high school students. You’ll hear from Wake Forest University or Wake Forest School of Medicine professors, be mentored by a WFU student, and earn a Certificate of Completion. Sessions: Multiple 2-4 week sessions, September 27-January 3.

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