VTSCA Updates

Spring Professional Development for School Counselors

iCan't to iCounsel Reboot: Using Technology to Enhance Your Professional Practice

Tuesday, May 12th, 4-7pm

Dothan Brook School, White River Junction, VT

Dothan Brook School Counselors Rebecca Lallier and Amy Wheeler will be facilitating this workshop that we are offering as part II to their original presentation at the 2013 VTSCA conference. There will be a brief introduction to the tools followed by a work session for counselors to explore the tools and to ask questions as needed.

Technology offers rich, engaging, helpful, and yes, FUN opportunities for you to enhance and improve your work as a school counselor. Whether you're a tech newbie or an old pro, you'll learn about technology tools you can use to: (1) improve student learning and behavior; (2) gather and organize information and inspiration; and (3) expand and personalize your professional development.

This is event is free and open to VTSCA members only. This event is limited to 25 people, to register click here

Statewide Conference for VT Dual Enrollment Partners

Friday, May 15th, 9am

Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT

For high school counselors, VSAC counselors, college admissions, and post-secondary dual enrollment and early college representatives. The second day of this two day conference will include workshops and with the goal of facilitating conversations between school counselors, college admissions, VSAC and the AOE through the lenses of applying to college, participating in dual enrollment, and applying to Early College. The workshops will be offered sequentially so that everyone can attend.

The conference is free for Vermont Dual Enrollment partners, including Vermont teachers, counselors, faculty and administrators who support students in dual enrollment and early college. To register, please RSVP to Natalie Searle by Wednesday, April 29th at Natalie.searle@ccv.edu include your name, email address, school or agency, and your position within your organization.

Transition and Career Planning Conference

Thursday, May 28th, 9am

Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT

For more information and to register click here.

Save the Date for the 2015 VTSCA Annual Conference

Thursday, Sep. 24th, 8am

Killington Grand Resort and Conference Center, Killington, VT