National School Counseling Week 2017, "School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential," will be celebrated from Feb. 6-10, 2017, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems. National School Counseling Week, sponsored by ASCA, highlights the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career.Click here for more information, including links to downloadable daily photo challenge signs, sample morning announcements, press release template, and more.
This year’s conference will highlight issues and outcomes that you – a school counselor – assume and address in helping students and their families prepare future academic or career goals. This professional day of renewal provides a full day of retreat on our beautiful campus, where you can network with colleagues and reinforce your skills through professional development workshops, sessions and program showcases designed to be informative, inspiring and memorable.
The NJSCA Spring Conference is Friday, March 31, 2017.
Location: North Avenue Academic Building, a brand new facility, on the campus of Kean University in Union, NJ.
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In this issue: Data & Technology: Demonstrate Your Impact
President’s Message by Dana Karas
Tech Tools in Schools by Dana Karas, Angela Cleveland and Elana Rudnick Liebeskind
Using Mindsets and Behaviors to Design a Survey by Carol J. Kaffenberger and Anita Young
What’s Trending? Top Tech Tools by Angela Cleveland and Saqi Mehta
Webinars: A Brief How-to Guide by Andrew J. Knoblich and Clare Merlin
The Power of Data by Ernest Cox, Jr.
The School Counselor intern guide provides School Counselor interns, new School Counselors, counselor educator site supervisors, and school supervisors of School Counselors a resource document to help new staff become acclimated at a school site.
NJSCA recognizes the importance of creating sound programs to best prepare pre-service school counselors to fulfill their role in creating and implementing comprehensive school counseling programs.
2016 Fall Professional Development Conference
Friday, October 14, 2016
2083 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
New Jersey School Counselor Association, Inc. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 2077. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. New Jersey School Counselor Association, Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
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