Upcoming and Recent Events
- Free Virtual Practice SAT® Test with a Live Proctor
Sat, Jan 23, 2021
ACT vs SAT – Similarities, Difference, & Tips to Prepare
This presentation covers teens’ and parents’ most burning questions about ACT and SAT – how to pick which is better for you, what’s tested on each, and tips for success.
Don’t Get Lost in the Pile: How to Avoid Frequent College Application Mistakes
Despite the COVID-19 turmoil, the college admissions process marches on. Tune in for this webinar from Winward Academy with an overview of how to avoid the most frequent mistakes students make in their college applications.
College Application Q&A with Dartmouth Admissions
Learn tips to make your application stand out and also pointers about common mistakes to avoid. Also review what to learn about top colleges before applying.
ACT vs SAT: How to Decide Which to Take
Receive expert advice about how to navigate the ACT and SAT exams – what concepts they test, when they’re offered, when to take them, how to study for them, and more tips for success.
Applying to College During Coronavirus: How to Position Yourself for Success
The presentation helps families make sense of how to position themselves for success when preparing for college applications in the middle of a pandemic. Dr. Winward addresses parents’ and teens’ most burning questions about college essays, ACT/SAT optional policies, prevention of learning loss, scholarships, and activities for summer.
Quaranteenagers: Strategies for Coping with an Uncertain Fall Semester
Review strategies for coping with the academic and psychological stressors of Fall semester. The presentation features a Q&A with Dr. Valerie Rock, clinical psychologist specializing in adolescents, and Dr. Jennifer Winward, a nationally recognized 20-year veteran tutor and the founder and CEO of Winward Academy.
Summer is Not Cancelled: How to Help Teens Make the Most of Summer Break
For college-bound teenagers facing continued remote learning, cancelled extracurriculars and sports, postponed standardized tests, and upended social plans, there’s an especially challenging mix of stressors and emotions. Join us we discuss strategies for helping young people cope, if not thrive, by guiding them to slow down, take stock – and even get ahead.
Success Looks like Me Career Panel – Business & Entrepreneurship
Learn from professionals and entrepreneurs to sharpen your business acumen and receive guidance on your own endeavors.
Success Looks Like Me Career Panel – Fashion
Join Winward Academy to learn about the fashion industry from top executives, designers, and fashion brand strategists.
Success Looks Like Me Career Panel – Computer Science & Engineering
Join Winward Academy to learn about the computer science and engineering fields from three consummate professionals at Apple, Facebook, and Northrop Grumman Corporation.
Success Looks Like Me Career Panel – Medicine & Nursing
Learn more about the fields of medicine and nursing from a faculty neurosurgeon, nurse, and executive director of Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles.
Success Looks Like Me Career Panel – Psychology, Therapy, & Counseling
Learn more about psychology, psychiatry, and social work in a career panel featuring a clinical psychologist, addiction psychiatrist, and clinical social worker from MLK Jr. Community Hospital.