STCOC Education Committee Update - April 2021
April Committee Meeting – Thursday, April 15th @ 3:00pm
The South Tampa Chamber’s Education and Military Affairs Committees invite you to a special joint presentation in honor of April being the Month of the Military Child. Featured Speaker: Venetia D Waters, MAEd, School Liaison Program Manager, MacDill Military & Family Readiness Center. This meeting will take the place of your regularly scheduled committee meeting on April 15th. | RSVP HERE for Zoom Link
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2021 STCOC Student Scholarships
The South Tampa Education Committee is proud to introduce our 2021 Student Scholarship Program to recognize graduating seniors from HB Plant and TR Robinson High Schools. Scholarship Applications are due by 3:00pm on Friday, April 30, 2021.
Hillsborough County Public Schools Announces Two Florida Prepaid Scholarships Worth Combined $9,000
Visit https://bit.ly/HCPSscholarship for more information about the two scholarships.
The Future Career Academy | The Future Fair – Thursday, April 22nd
The Future Career Academy began by successfully providing opportunities for high school seniors in East Hillsborough County schools and has now blossomed to include all high schools in Hillsborough County. The program teaches senior students how to prepare for and find meaningful work, training, certifications, internships and jobs with lifelong growth potential right out of high school. The Future Fair is a major hiring event, and we need you! There are many different opportunities available. Details @ https://thefuturecareeracademy.com/.
Tom Brady Backing First Lady DeSantis’ New Resiliency Initiative for Students
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback and recent Super Bowl champion Tom Brady is lending support to a new resiliency initiative for Florida students launched by First Lady Casey DeSantis. This partnership is supported by resiliency lessons and resources hosted on www.cpalms.org, Florida’s premier one-stop-shop for teachers, students, and families that help bridge education in the classroom, and at home. The initiative for Florida schools emphasizes key character development skills including volunteerism, teamwork, and problem solving. To view the resiliency toolkit, visit http://resiliency.cpalms.org.