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LaTech/GEAR UP Parent / Student Mind Matters Summer Institute
June 08, 2021
9:00 am
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LaTech/GEAR UP Mind Matters Workshops for Students & Parents

Provide workshops to help students and parents check-in on their social and emotional well-being. 

 

 

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Improving The Blank Page Summer 2021 Writing/Publishing Event
June 15, 2021
9:00 am
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June 15-June 25, 2021 Summer Event

The National Writing Project of Acadiana and GEAR UP would like to assist young writers in gaining experiential knowledge of the editorial process. We hope to build a team of editors who would be willing to work together to make decisions about an actual book publication. These participants would be involved in interviewing individuals who have been involved in the project over the past seven years, writing pieces based on the interviews, choosing pieces for publication, editing and revision of pieces, and organizing the book. Additionally, participants will go through a series of writing exercises and workshops throughout the duration of the project.

Upon successful completion of the project, participants will receive $500.

 

 

FOrME! Math & Science Summer College Readiness Experience
July 19, 2021
9:00 am
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FOrME! Math & Science Summer College Readiness Experience: UL/SLCC/LPSS GEAR-UP Partnership

GEAR UP Classes of 2020 & 2021 are invited to shape their understanding of concepts critical to success
in college-level Math & Science.

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