COVID-19 Digital Resources
This page provides digital materials to support NYFPS teams and clubs remain safely engaged in the program despite the challenges of the global pandemic. NYFPS has been leveraging technology to enhance participants' experiences this past decade, so we are able to quickly adapt to the developing global situation in 2020 and provide a smooth transition to offering the entire program virtually. We expect minimal impact to our operations and look forward to assisting our participants' process of adapting to conducting FPS activities ranging from team meetings to CmPS projects online. Let’s work together to stay strong and safe during this uncertain time!
Tips For FPS In A Virtual World:
Set Annual FPS Goal
Remote learning and social-distancing can sometimes become a challenge to keeping on task as well as potentially present distractions to keeping your goal for the year in mind. Use our tips to set your goal.
Adapt to the focus to socially-distant activities by digitizing your recruiting process and being engaging. Consider these tips on how to recruit for your FPS team while socially-distanced.
Virtual Team Building
While social-distancing, it might be hard to connect with your team. Strong team cohesion is vital to remaining productive and effective. Try some of our tips to build a foundation for the school year.
Unlock New Learning
Socially-distancing has presented challenges to many aspects of education, but remote learning can also offer exciting new ways for teachers to introduce new FPS teaching opportunities.
Virtual FPS Meetings
Video meetings have become an indispensable form of communication. Make a great impression by being prepared to host or attend a virtual conference call. Try our quick suggestions.
Distanced Fundraising Ideas
With the challenge of COVID-19, it's important to be innovative in fundraising efforts to ensure your FPS chapter can participate in NYFPS and remain sustainable for the future. Try some of our ideas.
FPS Graphic Resources For Virtual Interaction:
Invite friends to your meetings! Try our new personal invites on social media and challenge current members to invite two other friends. These can also be used in emails.
Do you have a teammate who is exceptional and committed? Give them the recognition they deserve! Post a photo of them on your social media. Tag us at #NYFPS and @NYFPS !
Spread awareness and promote NYFPS! Try our new graphic on social media and challenge your friends to retweet or post on their walls. Tag us at #NYFPS and @NYFPS !
Show your NYFPS spirit! Share our new graphics on social media and challenge your teammates to retweet or post on their walls. Tag us at #NYFPS and @NYFPS !
Advisors make all the difference. Give them the recognition they deserve! Post this graphic and tag them on your social media. Also tag us at #NYFPS and @NYFPS !
Show your NYFPS spirit! Insert your photo under the frame and set it as a new profile picture. Update your FB banner to show NYFPS pride. Tag us at #NYFPS and @NYFPS !
Show your NYFPS spirit! Share our new graphics on your Instagram stories or feed and challenge your teammates to also post on their Instagrams. Tag us at #NYFPS and @NYFPS !