Each month, the tnAchieves Outreach Team will host an optional webinar for mentors on the topics listed below. Each webinar attended counts for one Mentor Recognition Program point. Every webinar will be recorded, and we will email the link to the recorded version after each presentation. To register for a webinar, please click on the corresponding link below!
Our January edition featured Jason Seay from the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation (TSAC) speaking on the FAFSA filing/verification process.
Click here to view a recording of January's monthly webinar!
February's monthly webinar featured tnAchieves Executive Director Krissy DeAlejandro presenting on the past decade of tnAchieves, the progress of the Class of 2018 and mentoring next steps.
Click here to view a recording of February's monthly webinar!
Representatives from Nashville State Community College and TCAT Hartsville discussed the admissions process at Tennessee community colleges and colleges of applied technology.
Click here to view a recording of March's monthly webinar!
Graham Thomas answers mentor-submitted questions and provides insight on timely topics as we transition out of team meeting season! This month's recording can help answer many students' frequently asked questions!
Click here to view a recording of April's monthly webinar!
May's monthly webinar will focus on the upcoming community service deadline. Many students struggle with identifying quality volunteer opportunities, so we will equip you with tips and conversation-starters to help connect your students with worthwhile volunteer opportunities!
Click here to view a recording of May's monthly webinar!
Staying connected throughout the summer is crucial to maintaining a relationship with your students. We will provide you with some ideas and tips to stay in touch with your group!
Click here to view a recording of June's monthly webinar!
Students often have preconceived notions about college, so we are here to debunk many of these myths. Mentors helping students navigate the college process can reduce many of the stresses they would encounter if they were alone!
Click here to register for July's monthly webinar!
In September, we will host the final team meeting with your group of students. Mentor attendance is crucial at this meeting, so we will discuss the meeting goals and agenda!
Click here to register for August's monthly webinar!
Class of 2019 mentor recruitment is underway! We will discuss how you can help us meet our goal of recruiting 9,000 volunteers by November 30, 2018!
Click here to register for September's monthly webinar!
The 2019-2020 FAFSA opens on October 1, 2018 and all of your students will be required to complete the application. We will discuss you can support/remind your students. We will also discuss the upcoming December 1, 2018 community service deadline!
Click here to register for October's monthly webinar!
Thank you so much for mentoring with the Class of 2018! We hope that you will join us again next year with the Class of 2019. Let us know if you plan to return!
Click here to register for November's monthly webinar!
PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR AN ARCHIVED LIST OF 2017'S WEBINAR WEDNESDAYS!
February 15, 2017: Training Refresher and Statistical Update
Click here to view a recording of February's Webinar Wednesday!
March 15, 2017: The College Admissions Process
Click here to view a recording of March's Webinar Wednesday!
April 19, 2017: Question and Answer Session with tnAchieves
Click here to view a recording of April's Webinar Wednesday!
May 17, 2017: Financial Aid Verification
Click here to view a recording of May's Webinar Wednesday!
June 14, 2017: Community Service
Click here to view a recording of June's Webinar Wednesday!
July 19, 2017: Student Myths About College
Click here to view a recording of July's Webinar Wednesday!
August 23, 2017: State of TN Promise Community Tour Recap
Click here to view a recording of August's Webinar Wednesday!
PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR AN ARCHIVED LIST OF 2016'S WEBINAR WEDNESDAYS!
February 10, 2016: Statewide Update and Cultural Awareness
View the Recorded February Webinar
March 9, 2016: After the FAFSA
View the Recorded March Webinar
April 13, 2016: College Admissions
View the Recorded April Webinar
May 11, 2016: Q&A - You Have Met with Your Students, Now What?
View the Recorded May Webinar
June 8, 2016: Financial Aid Verification
View the Recorded June Webinar
July 13, 2016: Community Service
View the Recorded July Webinar
August 10, 2016: College Success
View the Recorded August Webinar
September 14, 2016: Q&A - LaunchMyCareerTN.org
View the Recorded September Webinar
LaunchMyCareerTN Advisor Conversation Guide
October 12, 2016: FAFSA Overview
View the Recorded October Webinar
FAFSA Update Presentation