Virtual Workshops for Teens
Explore STEM, Design, and Business in The Academy's workshops! We offer hands-on learning opportunities for students in grades 7-12 to experience different industries and build their skills for success outside of the classroom.
For families in Arizona, our workshops can be funded by Arizona's Empowerment Savings Accounts (ESA). Please contact us for additional details.
Leadership In Business
This virtual workshop is designed to introduce high school students to the principles of business leadership and equip them with the necessary skills to become effective leaders in the future. The workshop will provide a comprehensive understanding of leadership in a business context, including how to develop their own personal leadership style, identify their strengths and weaknesses, and cultivate effective communication skills.
The workshop will consist of a combination of lectures, case studies, role-playing, and group activities. Students will also have the opportunity to interact with guest speakers who are successful business leaders in their respective fields.
Business, Marketing, and Finance
This virtual workshop is designed to introduce high school students to the fundamentals of business, marketing, and finance. Students will learn about the basics of business, including business planning, market research, and operations management. They will also gain an understanding of marketing, such as market segmentation, consumer behavior, and promotional strategies. Additionally, students will learn the fundamentals of finance, like budgeting, financial statements, and investment analysis.
Students will work in groups to develop business plans, conduct market research, and analyze financial statements. Guest speakers will share their experiences and insights, providing students with a valuable perspective on the world of business, marketing, and finance.
This virtual workshop is designed to teach high school students the basics of financial literacy. Students will learn the skills needed to make informed decisions about their money, including budgeting, saving, investing, and managing debt. The workshop will be interactive and hands-on, with students working on real-life financial scenarios and exercises.
This workshop is a valuable opportunity for high school students to gain the skills needed for financial independence and success. They will gain valuable insights to prepare them for a financially responsible future.
This virtual workshop is designed to introduce high school students to the exciting world of robotics and programming. They will learn the fundamentals of C+ programming language and how to apply it to building and programming robots.
Students will have the opportunity to work on group projects and collaborate with your peers, giving you the chance to learn from others and share your own knowledge and ideas.
By the end of this workshop, students will have gained valuable experience in programming, robotics, and teamwork, and be well-prepared to continue exploring these exciting fields in the future.
This virtual workshop is designed to introduce high school students to the fundamentals of web design. The workshop will be interactive and hands-on, with students working on real projects and building their own websites.
Students will have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of web design and the skills needed to create their own websites. They will also have a portfolio of projects to showcase their skills to potential employers or college admissions offices.
What can high school students put on their resume?
This virtual workshop is designed to help high school students develop the skills and knowledge needed to create a compelling and effective resume. The workshop will cover the basics of resume writing, including formatting, content, and style.
By the end of the workshop, students will have a polished and professional resume that they can use to apply for internships, jobs, or college applications.
This virtual workshop is designed to help high school students develop their creative writing skills. Students will learn how to generate ideas, write engaging stories, and develop their own unique writing style. The workshop will be interactive and hands-on, with students working on various writing exercises and assignments.
By the end of the workshop, students will have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of creative writing and the skills needed to develop their own writing style. They will also have a portfolio of writing samples to showcase their work to potential employers or college admissions offices.