Category Archives: Counselor’s Corner

Counselor’s Corner: Three Schoolwide Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day 2014 is April 22. Earth Day offers a great opportunity to spread awareness about simple things we can do to make our communities cleaner, more environmentally friendly places. Ramp Up Recycling In honor of Earth Day, my middle … Continue reading

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Counselor’s Corner: Inexpensive Ways to Reward, Recognize, and Motivate Students

You don’t need to break the bank to individually reward students for a job well done or motivate students to display desired behavior. Try these highly affordable ways of recognizing, rewarding, and motivating students. School-Wide Positive Behavior Intervention and Support … Continue reading

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Counselor’s Corner: Three Empowering Career Books for Young Women

March is Women’s History Month, a time to reflect on the advancements women have made in history and focus on the challenges women must overcome. One of the ways we can educate and empower young women is to expose them … Continue reading

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Counselor’s Corner: Using Social Media to Find National School Counseling Week Ideas

National School Counseling Week is February 3–7. The purpose of National School Counseling Week is to spread awareness of the role that school counselors play in supporting the academic success, personal and social well-being, and career development of students. This … Continue reading

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Counselor’s Corner: Mentoring Outside of the Box

January is National Mentoring Month. You can change lives by being a mentor or connecting children and adolescents with mentors in their community. The National Mentoring Month site has tons of information for getting connected as a mentor, finding mentoring … Continue reading

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