Where to Look for Relevant Professional Development for High School Counselors [Episode 30]

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Here's What to Expect In This Episode:

You want to grow and invest in yourself with quality professional development, but you don’t have the time or brainspace to vet those resources. 

This episode will give you 5 opportunities for “unicorn” trainings and teachings that will serve YOU as a high school counselor.

(And you bet I’m giving my honest opinions!)

As you listen, set some goals and dreams as you imagine where you might choose to invest in yourself professionally this upcoming school year! 

Topics Covered in This Episode:

  • Diving into ASCA U specialist topics for flexibility, depth, and specifically chosen and focused topics at hand
  • Looking at the benefits of state school counseling conferences (even when your state doesn’t have one)
  • Addressing the reasons your admin might say no to you getting some professional development and how to combat that
  • Thinking about why you haven’t pursued your own professional development in the past and what you need to consider to change that
  • Comparing ASCA to your state conference (hint: it’s your state conference on steroids!)
  • Finding hidden PD experiences like counselor fly-ins and knowing what colleges are looking for when they’re choosing these high school counselors
  • Investing in yourself for a full year with the Clique Collaborative

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