2014 Convention!

The 2014 VCA convention will be held at the Williamsburg Lodge on November 20-22. The keynote speaker is humorist and motivational speaker James Lloyd. Some think that there aren’t many workshops for school counselors at the VCA convention- but this couldn’t be further from the truth. Last year, we had …

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Five for Friday – 6.6.14

Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Follow ‘VASC School Counselor’ on Pinterest to get even more great resources!   1. “At his last high school, Michael Liu cut class for weeks at a time. …

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Five for Friday – 05.23.14

Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Follow ‘VASC School Counselor’ on Pinterest to get even more great resources!       1. 5 Keys to Social and Emotional Learning Success from Edutopia “Studies show that …

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Five for Friday 05.16.14

Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Follow ‘VASC School Counselor’ on Pinterest to get even more great resources!   1. This is the best thing from this week hands down.  Maybe ever. 12 Things …

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Five for Friday – 5.9.14

Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Follow ‘VASC School Counselor’ on Pinterest to get even more great resources!   Link 1 : Tips for Navigating a Job Fair/Interview from jyj counselor blog http://jyjoynercounselor.blogspot.com/2014/05/tips-for-navigating-job-fairinterview.html  

Opportunities for Free PD!!!

School Counselors are cordially invited to attend our Engineering and Engineering Technology Workshop being held at Virginia Western Community College on Tuesday, November 19, 2013. The goal of the workshop is to help middle and high school counselors and advisors better understand engineering and engineering technology as a discipline and …

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Communicating with Your Legislators

  Writing Your Legislator 1.  Write your own senator or delegate. 2.  Write when it is practical. 3.  Be courteous and identify yourself as a school counselor, licensed professional counselor, counselor students, and/or VCA member, and as a constituent.  Give your full address. 4.  Whenever possible, identify bills by number.  …

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