first generation students

Supporting and Empowering First Generation Students [Episode 41]

Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: In its most simple terms, first generation students are the first in their families to attend college. According to the Center for First-Generation Student Success, “nearly 33% of students attending college or universities in the United States are first-generation.” High school counselors have

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post secondary plans

How to Advocate for All Post Secondary Plans [Episode 40]

Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: As high school counselors, we hope to prepare students for whatever their post secondary plans are… from work, military, or college. Elementary and middle school counselors are laying the foundation for college and career-ready standards… but, as high school counselors, we’re meeting students

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RUNNING SENIOR MEETINGS

Running Senior Meetings Like a Boss [Episode 39]

Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: Running senior meetings helps to inform your students and parents while also building their confidence about what’s to come! Senior year can be a LOT! Planning, researching, applying, thinking about the next steps (whatever those may be). As high school counselors, we can

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counselor fly in

Let’s Talk Counselor Fly Ins [Episode 38]

Here’s What to Expect In This Episode: Call it what you want- a counselor fly in, a counselor outreach program, a college fly in opportunity… you just have to hear about it! Counselor fly ins are a hidden treasure of the job of a high school counselor! In this episode,

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