Latest School counselor Stories

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Online school counselor, Cyndy Locke, will share about the impact of online learning to the college admission process. Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Oaks Christian Online School(OCO) college counselor, Cyndy Locke, will be speaking at the Western Association for College Admission Counseling´s (WACAC) Share, Learn and Connect event on Friday, March 16, 2012, at the University of Southern California campus. The one day conference is designed for high school counselors,...

2012-01-17 16:00:00

Innovative website combines fun and learning to boost academic performance Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) January 17, 2012 Test anxiety is virtually universal among students, reports the American School Counselor Association (ASCA).Some students do not struggle with the actual academic material. These students may experience test anxiety or a lack of preparedness that can actually hurt test performance, even among students knowledgeable about the material covered on the exam. TellyQuiz can also...

2011-12-21 08:00:00

New education concept by tellyquiz.com has helped more than 200,000 students worldwide (PRWEB) December 21, 2011 According to educational experts, even the most intelligent students can be affected by a lack of motivation, poor time management, procrastination, and performance anxiety. If parents could encourage their children from an early age to overcome these barriers to learning, they could help them achieve much more over the long-term. TellyQuiz.com is a new website dedicated to...

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...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'