Latest School counselor Stories

2011-11-02 07:00:00

Carlbrook School is pleased to announce that this week will mark the fifth year of existence for its Transition Services programming, a comprehensive aftercare curriculum designed to assist parents and students in acclimating to life after Carlbrook and sustaining the gains achieved during their tenure at the school. (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 Carlbrook School is pleased to announce that this week will mark the fifth year of existence for its Transition Services programming, a comprehensive...

2011-08-29 13:00:00

The Bureau for At-Risk Youth releases latest buyerâs guide to address guidance and counseling efforts. Woodbury, NY (PRWEB) August 29, 2011 The Guidance Group announces its publication of The Bureau for At-Risk Youth Fall 2011 Buyerâs Guide. This catalog of low-cost, prevention tools is focused on helping children and teens from grades 3-12 make smart, safe life choices. The catalog includes over 200 research-based supplemental materials including curricula, live...

2011-08-19 00:02:04

Professional Development Resources has released a series of new online courses on school-based assessment and treatment of children. The Florida company, which is accredited to provide continuing education to psychologists, social workers, counselors, speech-language pathologists, registered dietitians and occupational therapists, has announced new courses addressing issues that will be occupying school professionals as the new school year begins. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 18, 2011...

2011-08-02 12:27:23

The fastest growing group of students in America's K-12 schools are Latino. Evidence-based programs addressing the unique language and cultural needs of that population are successful in narrowing the traditional achievement gap, according to a recent study in Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation (published by SAGE, on the behalf of the Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education). Researchers Ana Leon, Elizabeth Villares, Greg Brigman, Linda Webb, and Paul Peluso studied 4th...

2011-07-19 04:00:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Busy professionals can now access prevention education trainings offered online by the leader in the field. Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST), the top-rated substance abuse and violence prevention program, recently added Online Training workshops for the Elementary and Transitions programs to their list of services. The Middle School and High School online workshops have already proven to be a huge success among participants. "The...

2011-05-12 14:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reports from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that the workforce is changing careers more often than ever and, increasingly, jobseekers are looking for help from career counselors. With the increased demand in this profession, Walden University is introducing an online M.S. in Career Counseling program to prepare students with specialized training and a strong counseling identity so they may help others explore new career options or prepare for...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.