NJSCA Fall Conference Keynote Speaker and Author of Silver Linings Playbook!
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2013 ASCA Annual Conference
"Liberty and Learning for All"
June 30th – July 3rd, 2013
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Don't miss your chance to hear inspiring and educational keynote speakers at the 2013 Annual Conference.
Speakers include Chef Jeff Henderson, David Marcus and Rachel Simmons.
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The New Jersey School Counselor Association is proud to provide this free recruiting webinar to educate student-athletes, parents, coaches, counselors and administrators on the recruiting process.
There are two webinars available:
NJSCA Recruiting Webinar Registration- Eligibility and Recruiting Webinar - Click Here to Listen
High School Staff Recruiting Webinar Registration - Eligiblity and Recruiting Webinar - Click Here to Listen
Save the date: July 8-10, 2013. This summer the NJSCA Summer College Bus Tour leaves central NJ and heads to eastern Pennsylvania. In three days we will visit the following colleges and universities on our trip:
Dickinson College, Shippensburg College, Millersville University, West Chester University, and Valley Forge Military Academy. These colleges and universities are both state and private institutions, providing options for your students.
In an ever-growing economy of fewer resources, boards of education and administrators in New Jersey often consider eliminating school counselors (formerly called guidance counselors), deeming them as an “extra” or “addon” service for scheduling students and coordinating standardized testing. This could not be further from the truth. Click here to read more...........
Attend the spring conference at Kean (or wish you did) and want to review some of the PowerPoint Presentations? Log into the NJSCA “Members Only” site and download the presentations by David Nash, Barry Mascari & Jane Webber and other presenters. Link to access "Members Only." If you don't know your password, click on "Retrieve or Reset Password" and input your email address to update your password. Once connected to the "Members Only" section, choose the presentation you wish to access under the "2013 Spring Conference" tab.
NJSCA Counselor News is now available:
In this issue:
College and Career: Big Decisions, New Directions
Executive Director’s Message by Jim Lukach
Depending on Data by Bob Bardwell
What’s on Your Device? by Russell A. Sabella, Ph.D., and Andrea Burston, MA
10 Tips for Career Day Success by Jamie Mchale
College for All by Kris Harvey
Show Them the Money by Shelby T. Wyatt, E.D
Don’t Fear the FAFSA by Susan McCrackin
Supporting Student Athletes: Understanding NCAA Eligibility by Katy O’Grady
Our Annual Fall Conference is scheduled for October 13th & 14th at the Ocean Resort & Spa in Long Branch, NJ. Please consider presenting a session! Have you ever wanted to share a counseling lesson or clever idea with colleagues? Well, this is your moment! Please complete the Call for Programs form by April 30, 2013. Click here
Update your NJSCA membership information by clicking here and completing your user profile. This "Members Only" section will allow you to update your membership data and access 2012 Conference Handouts.
Video: Bullying solutions - Oct 18, 2011
As part of Anderson Cooper's special series, Bob Faris and Rachel Simmons discuss how schools can overcome the bullying crisis: