Category: Promoting Your School Counseling Program

Field Trip to Middle School

Today was the last of our Field Trip to Middle School for the incoming 5th grade class.  Transitioning the 4th graders actually started a few weeks ago, when my Principal, one current 5th grader, and myself went to talk at a 4th grade assembly. While we were there, my Principal

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STOP Signs

Do you know the Verizon commercial where a guy is sitting at a table with a bunch of kids and he asks them questions?   You never know what the kids are going to say and sometimes their answers just make you say, “huh!?” Sometimes I feel like that guy.  The one who is

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Wrapping Up A Year Of Lunch Bunch

I am ready to say, “Hello Summer!”  At the same time, I am going to miss meeting with my Lunch Bunch kiddos.  We have done a lot this year.  They are full of energy and enthusiasm.  I spent some time looking for ways to wrap things up and found myself

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To Accelerate or Not Accelerate in Middle School

Sorry I didn’t post this sooner, but I did want to share this with everyone. The issue to accelerate or not accelerate students has grown every year in our district, and I am sure that as colleges become a bigger industry, this decision will just continue to grow.  Last Wednesday,

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