2017 Spring Professional Development Conference
Kean University
Friday, March 31, 2017
Save the Date!
1000 Morris Ave. Union, NJ 07083
School Counselor Evaluation Model
The New Jersey Department of Education has approved the NJSCA School Counselor Evaluation Model to appear on its list of approved evaluation models in the state. The Department approves and supports the voluntary use of the counselor evaluation model developed by the NJSCA.
2017 Fall Professional Development Conference
Pines Manor
Friday, September 29, 2017
Save the Date!
2085 Lincoln Highway Edison, NJ 08817

National School Counseling Week: Feb 6 - 10, 2017


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.     
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13th Annual School Counselor Conference at Kean University

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.

Register Today!

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NJSCA Magazine Online

The Winter Edition of the NJSCA Counselor News is now available:
Click here to access!
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.
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New Jersey School Counselor of the Year

Michelle Obama dedicated her final public remarks as first lady                    
to school counselors on January 6, 2017.
Click here to watch the full speech.                    

Congratulations to Dana Karas, the 2016-2017                     
New Jersey School Counselor of the Year!                    

Link to Press Release                    



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Fall Conference

Click here for NJSCA 2016 Fall Conference Handouts

2016 Fall Professional Development Conference
Friday, October 14, 2016
Rider University
2083 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville, NJ  08648



Session Descriptions 

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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