FLEX HeadStart Electives

Discover new interests.
Create new things.
Add new skills.

FLEX HeadStart Electives provides students an opportunity to try
something new and different outside of their chosen
pathways. Unique, project-based classes aim to spark interest and
develop specific skills that can be utilized across many pathways
and disciplines.

How It Works

  • Interdisciplinary classes
  • Project-based learning
  • Spark interest in new areas
  • Develop valuable skills



Introduction to Speech, The Podcast (6-8th Grade)

FLEX Speech HeadStart offers students long-term academic headstarts for
middle and high school students who are serious about speech,
debate, and communication. Our approach is not only to
provide students with high-level instruction but also to help them
apply their learning through projects and media.

Meet The Team




Meagan Mason (FLEX Writing Center, Program Coordinator & Instructor)

Meagan Mason (FLEX Writing Center, Program Coordinator & Instructor)

  • UC Davis: College Essay Mentorship Program
  • UC Davis: Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • UC Davis: BA Communication