Fig & Wally FAQ
Students and Parents
What is Fig & Wally about?
Built by sisters who've spared little in exploring the world of careers, Fig & Wally's mission is to ease the confusion and pain that comes with finding our place in the world. We do this by helping kids try on a world of options early on so they are prepared when they need to make the big decisions. We're the new kid on the block, building a first of its kind exploration platform for children that is exciting, helps build self-awareness, strengthens real-world skills, and nurtures a mindset that helps them actively design their path to happiness.
What is included in a membership?
Membership includes access to an incredible and growing catalog of videos, resources, and tips that help your child (and you) learn about amazing career options from inspiring professionals.
What makes your content better than scrolling through YouTube?
We do the heavy lifting of curating and vetting inspiring professionals that share their best secrets. We are the spark that will open your child's mind to infinite possibilities across STEM and non-STEM. Our questions for the pros are sourced from children. You save hours trying to find relevant kid-friendly content. Every video will leave your child feeling excited to explore their contribution to a better future.
What age group is this content for?
We recommend this for children between the ages of 10-14, as they are in the right place developmentally to benefit from it. But we welcome kids and adults of all ages who are curious about what's out there to join.
Can you offer Fig & Wally at my child's school?
We would love to! Please reach out and help us connect with child's school. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a message here.
How can I cancel my subscription?
If you don’t want to continue, you can cancel your membership at any time. Follow the prompts to cancel on the Billing page, and your membership will not renew. Please note that there aren’t refunds for partially unused membership periods.
How can I support or ask a question?
We're here to help you anytime! Please email us at email@example.com or send us a message here.. We will get back to you within 24 hours.
School and District Staff
How can career counselors use Fig and Wally?
We've designed Discovery Packs that help counselors easily expose children to a variety of careers. Discovery packs include up to five 6 minute videos that inform students what a particular career involves and what inspired the professional to choose it. They also include a bookend exercises that help students understand their interests and set goals for the immediate future.
How can teachers use Fig and Wally?
We're making it extremely easy for teachers to help their students connect what is being taught in class to the real world of careers. Here is how:
Content on each career is delivered in approximately 3, 6, and 12 minute versions. This allows teachers to quickly select videos that fit their class.
Each video is paired with follow on questions and easy exercises.
Our videos are highly engaging which keeps students' attention while encouraging them to think about their future career.
Does Fig & Wally help create create custom career discover packs?
Yes! If you are busy and would like us to pull together a set of resources or want to know what video works best for a class, we're here to help. Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you right away.
How do I log in to Fig & Wally?
Subscribed schools will be provided assigned log in accounts that can be use to log in directly from the website. If you are having trouble logging in, please contact us at email@example.com or send us a message here.
How do I contact Fig & Wally Support Services?
Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a message here.
Membership includes access to an incredible catalog of high quality engaging videos and live events. We've also curated discovery packs that can help educators easily introduce their students to a range of careers. All of our videos are also paired with exercises that help students understand their interests better and set goals in the near future.
Our live events are hosted every season and children get to meet and ask questions to amazing professionals across a wide range of careers.
Still have questions?