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TSAC High School Counselor Workshop

This workshop is a FREE one-day training program that is designed to provide school counselors and mentors with comprehensive up-to-date information regarding federal and state aid programs.  In addition to gaining up-to-date information, materials, and resources regarding federal and state student aid programs, participants will also have valuable opportunities to network and share knowledge and experiences with other peers in their profession.  The workshop is appropriate for any individual who advises students and their families about pursuing education beyond high school and you are encouraged to share this announcement with them.

TSAC staff will be serving as trainers for this workshop series.  Please review the information on the Agenda tab for a listing of locations and the agenda for a list of the topics to be covered.    

Training sessions will be offered during November at the locations listed below. 

November   5, 2019         Tusculum University, Greeneville

November   6, 2019         Tusculum University Satellite Campus, Knoxville

November 19, 2019         Lane College, Jackson

November 20, 2019         Rhodes College, Memphis

November 22,2019          Trevecca University, Nashville

December 4, 2019           Clarksville Montgomery County School System, Clarksville

December 6, 2019           Chattanooga State Community College, Chattanooga


8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration and Refreshments
9:00-9:10 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:10-9:45 a.m. TSAC Portal & TSAC Online Applications
9:45-10:45 a.m.  FSA ID & FAFSA Overview
10:45-11:00 a.m. Break
11:00-11:30 a.m. Verificaton/Professional Judgment
11:30-12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30-1:00 p.m. TSAA & Other State Programs
1:00-1:45 p.m. TN Promise & TN Reconnect
1:45-2:30 p.m. TN Education Lottery Shcolarship & GRandS
2:30-3:00 p.m. FAQ/Open Forum

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The workshops will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 3:00 p.m. (Local)