Power to the Parents
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Power to the Parents

This guide is designed for parents to jumpstart their child's career in acting.
4.4 (32 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
903 students enrolled
Last updated 1/2017
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 16 mins on-demand video
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Meet Candias Founder and Owner of She Scouts.
  • Understand what She Scouts is all about.
  • Understand what to expect when entering your child into the entertainment industry.
  • Understand Work Permits.
  • Understand Coogan Accounts.
  • Know what equipment is needed to produce a self tape for an audition.
  • Understand what the two types of head shots.
  • Understand what makes a great head shot.
  • Understand casting sites.
  • Understand how to build content for a resume.
  • Understand how to create a resume
  • Understand representation.
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Requirements
  • This is not your average industry course, we are here to ensure you succeed.
Description

Learning how to jumpstart your child's career while seeking out opportunities for your child can seem overwhelming. We created Power to the Parents to make it a little easier for you. We believe if a strong foundation is not in place, your child's career will be nonexistent. 

YOU HAVE THE POWER TO MAKE AMAZING THINGS HAPPEN FOR YOUR CHILD!

· Successfully go into business with your child

· Speak on your child's behalf and or collaborate with agencies

· Build a brand that is undeniable

· Create a bond with your child that transcends business 

Contents and Overview

This course contains 11 lectures. It's designed for anyone, regardless of experience level, who wishes to learn the basic tools to get started and succeed! 

In this course, you will learn how to prepare for the industry & establish a solid foundation.

You'll then learn, how to get the correct documents to legitimize your brand, build your brand, and the tools needed to submit properly in order to obtain opportunities! 

By the end of this course, you'll have all the tools to be a great parent manager! 

 What are the requirements?

· A willingness to learn and become empowered to jumpstart your child's career.

What am I going to get from this course?

· You will be able to build your child's brand effectively.  

· You will have the ability and tools to actively seek out opportunities for your child.

· You will feel confident in knowing you are off to a great start.


Who is the target audience?

   Parents who want to learn what it takes to create an acting career for their child.

   This course is for parents who are 100% committed to seeing their child succeed in acting.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for parents who want to learn what it takes to jumpstart their child's career in acting.
  • This course is for parents who are 100% committed to seeing their child succeed in acting.
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11 Lectures 16:25

Meet Candias Henderson, Founder and Owner of She Scouts! 

She Scouts promotes family first by bridging the generation gap between parent and child through acting lessons, character building, fitness, business, motivation and mentorship.

She Scouts promotes

Family First
We strongly believe that when a family is on the same page in achieving success, it is inevitable success will appear! We are here to help create that foundation! 

Bridging the generation gap between parent and child
Its safe to say technology is a major part of the world’s daily functions, but not all families are up to speed on how to be effective when utilizing it. At She Scouts, we take pride in educating families on how to use technology effectively in order to advance in their careers.

Acting lessons
We coach acting lessons to children of all ages starting with BUILDING the Confidence FIRST. Through multiple interactive methods, we build character by helping them get into character. Our motto is “Acting is in EVERYTHING”. 

Character building
Character: the mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual. 

Building : to develop or give form to according to a plan 

Character Building with She Scouts: We focus on highlighting the amazing qualities that are distinctive to each child by helping them to become the best version of themselves!

Business
We recognize that not every child has the aspirations to become successful in front of the camera. Through our show Little Kids Big Careers we highlight children achieving adult careers at their very young ages. 

Motivation and Mentorship
She Scouts provides positive foundation of motivation for both parent and child by leading by example.

Introduction
00:16

In this lecture you will learn, the need for patience, understand there will be a finance commitment and lastly you will need a support system.

Preparation is key
01:32

In this lecture you will learn what a permit is. 

For more information please visit:  http://www.sagaftra.org/content/state-statutes

Work Permits
00:24

In this lecture you will learn what a Coogan account is.

The states that require a Coogan account are as follows, California, New York, Louisiana and New Mexico. We recommend you set up a Coogan account for your child even if you are not located in the states listed above.

She Scouts number one choice for a Coogan account is https://www.wellsfargo.com 

Coogan Accounts
00:20

In this lecture you will learn what equipment is needed to produce an amazing self tape for an audition.

Please note the items below are a reference, feel free to view other sites for

more options! You may also have a few of the items below in your home! :)

✓ SOLID COLOR SHIRT NOT WHITE OR BLACK and jeans

✓ Converter www.convertfiles.com or www.videotoolbox.com

✓ Download www.wetransfer.com or www.dropbox.com if files

are too large to send.

✓ HD phone Or Camera : Canon T5 http://goo.gl/mGKqvx

✓ 1 Tripod http://goo.gl/koHjQp

✓ 1 Backdrop http://ow.ly/EWwh30aB8FK or solid wall, not white or black!

✓ Lighting Kit https://goo.gl/4CYNhj or https://goo.gl/nncMmY

✓ Check out this Example: https://youtu.be/YMVQQZWvybw


Self Taping Equipment
01:29

In this lecture you will learn the two types of head shots. You will also learn what makes a great head shot. We have placed examples of great head shots at the end of this lecture. 

All of the children you see are #SheScoutsKids :) 

Head shots
03:17

In this lecture you will learn how to build content! Training is Key! 

Building Content
01:26

In this lecture you will learn what casting sites are.

Below are She Scouts favorite Casting Sites.

www.backstage.com

www.actorsaccess.com combined with www.showfax.com

www.lacasting.com



Casting Sites
01:28

In this lecture you will learn what a resume is. You will also learn what goes on a resume.

Resume
03:47

In this lecture you will learn the difference between the Agent and a Manager.

Agents commission 10% to 20% depending on the agency.

Management commission 10% and up depending on your contract.

Understanding Representation
02:07

YOU MADE IT!

Congratulations! Now put all that you have learned into motion!

You've got this! 

We are here to help:)

MAKE IT HAPPEN
00:19
About the Instructor
She Scouts Power to the Parents
4.4 Average rating
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903 Students
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Children's entertainment guidance & mentorship for parents.

 CEO/Founder of She Scouts LLC, Candias Henderson born in West Germany on Bitburg Air Force Base, has traveled the world & now calls Los Angeles California home. She Scouts was founded to offer customized and comprehensive educational services for dreamers and risk takers who believe they can achieve an exciting successful career in modeling and or acting.

 Candias developed partnerships and relationships with the largest modeling & acting agencies as well as various mainstream clients to provide opportunity for She Scouts talent. Every week she crisscrosses  the country searching for new talent!  Currently she has scouted talent who are now placed with Elite models Miami, VOX, Abrams Artists Agency and CESD. We also have coached talent that currently booking paid gigs such as roles and print ads with NICKELODEON, HBO, TIME MAGAZINE, WALMART, NBC, MASTER CHEF Junior, NESQUICK, TARGET, POP SUGAR and more! 

Candias makes it a point in everything she does to nurture the passion and talents of every child, and assist parents with clear direction to make all thing possible. 

Welcome to Power to the Parents