Groves Counseling - Happy New Year!

A newsletter of the Groves Counseling Department

Scheduling Courses for 2022-2023

Parents and students are advised to read emails thoroughly for directions on scheduling for the next academic year. Forms and instructions will be shared soon. Students will hear a presentation with their counselor on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022 to receive an overview of the the process. Individual meetings will follow the scheduling presentations.

Visit the counseling department scheduling page: https://www.birmingham.k12.mi.us/Page/11378

Xello! (pronounced Zellow)

Students: The Xello software creates lots of good content and enhances your conversation with your counselor about your educational goals. Beyond just checking this box - take the time to learn about yourself via the assessment tools. Xello is also a portable credential and can store a resume, academic records, experiences and assessments. Xello is accessed via Classlink.

Parents visit Xello family resources: https://help.xello.world/en-US/Content/Get-Started/Xello-Families/GS_Families.htm

OSTC Open House -January 27, 2022

• Automotive Technology

• Collision Repair and Refinishing

• Computer Programming

• Construction Technology

• Criminal Justice

• Culinary Arts/Hospitality

• Cybersecurity Networking

• Energy-Electrical Technologies

• Engineering, Robotics & Mechatronics

• Entrepreneurship and Advanced Marketing

• Graphic and Communication Design

• Health Sciences

• Welding

• Session 1: 5:00 - 5:30

• Session 2: 5:45 - 6:15

• Session 3: 6:30 - 7:00

• General Q&A: 7:00 - 7:30

For more information or to join a session, visit bit.ly/ostc-se-vcn-2022

Oakland Schools Technical Campus Southeast | 5055 Delemere Street, Royal Oak, MI 48073 | 248.288.4020

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Pre-College Programs are Popping

Visit the College and Career Center website and click, "PreCollege and Summer Programs for High School Students" https://www.birmingham.k12.mi.us/domain/588 to explore major university summer programs on campus & remote learning opportunities. Some offer for-credit as well as exploration programs.

"Casts" we Love

Jay Shetty's "ON PURPOSE" Podcast

The On Purpose podcast brings fascinating conversations with some of the most insightful people in the world straight to viewers all over the world. Listen to new episodes on Mondays and Fridays anywhere you get your podcasts. Live life today On Purpose! https://jayshetty.me/podcast/

Groves Counselors are just a Click away!

Students can make an appointment with their counselor by using this Google Form. Counselors will reach out to connect. https://forms.gle/zrPNRr6qeUEXkust8



Resources for Academics, Social Emotional support, and College and Career services can be found by visiting the Groves Counseling Website: https://www.birmingham.k12.mi.us/domain/587