Follow-Up: My Interview Kit

Follow-Up: My Interview Kit

…kets, but it creates a professional looking product. Imagine if you just wrote your name on the CD with a Sharpie. I also used Avery’s website label developer to integrate the background from my portfolio onto the disc label. I printed address labels with the title of the disc and my contact info to put on the jacket. I am pretty happy with the turn out. 3. Letters of Recommendation: I included the standard three letters in all of the…

School Counselor Shopping List – February/March 2014

School Counselor Shopping List – February/March 2014

…start a new feature on The Counseling Geek this week – I am dubbing it the School Counselor Shopping List. I am not sure about you – but I am an avid online shopper, high quality item finder, and a seeker of good deals. I thought I could share some of my golden finds with you (and how I am using them in my counseling programs! I will most likely post bi-monthly about some of the recent purchases (or wish list items) that have really…

School Counselor Tech Tools: Learnerator and minutes.io

School Counselor Tech Tools: Learnerator and minutes.io

…y be better fit for something like Evernote, but a simple get things done approach is this tool’s powerhouse. One thing that I really like about the tool is how action oriented it is. You can create categories and then label them as “decision” “action” “info” etc. This lets people reviewing minutes later have a much more streamlined approach to find out what needs to happen. From that, you can also…

ANFSCD: Two text resources to share!

…re Going to College?! 2nd Edition , but I believe in solution focused counseling techniques and hope that others can start seeing the value behind it (check out positive psychology too!). *Note:* While neither of these books deals with technology, I hope to also provide some insightful resources that I come across and find valuable. I promise not to waste your time with meaningless posts. The blog author, Jeffrey Ream M.S, PPS, writes for The…

The Counseling Geek Interview Series: @Prof_Polzin

The Counseling Geek Interview Series: @Prof_Polzin

…then, I have earned my certification as a school psychological examiner and am currently working on my EdD in Instructional Leadership. I also teach two undergraduate education courses and one graduate counseling class that deals specifically with assessment. TCG: What types of technology do you regularly integrate into your program? @Prof_Polzin: For the courses I teach, I have integrated Twitter to a small degree. I have introduced…

Public Speaking Tips for School Counselors: Finding Your Strength

Public Speaking Tips for School Counselors: Finding Your Strength

…5%. The fear of public speaking, or Glossophobia, is a natural and normal reaction for most humans. Even I, a counselor who speaks at several conferences a year and gets up in front of students and parents many times a year, deals with the fluttery stomach syndrome before stepping up into the spotlight. However, through this post, I am going to share some tools that I have found helpful in overcoming some of the fear factors to take your…

School Counselor Shopping List: End of the 2015-2016 Year Review

School Counselor Shopping List: End of the 2015-2016 Year Review

…an apfelstrudel and the sugary, carmelly, gooey goodness inside went all over and I literally wiped it off. Awesome.   Enjoy and have fun! Hope you shop till you drop, enjoy these items, and comment below on how you like them. I also want to know what YOU think should be included in these lists! Leave a comment or shoot me an email. I always am looking for great deals on awesome products to improve my work and personal life….

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Welcome to The Counseling Geek Your place for all things school counseling, 21st Century tech and more! Give to SC|CSShop at The School Counselor Shop ; Let's get shopping! Another Thank You! Nov 20, 2017 | 0 CommentsHappy Thanksgiving 2017! read more Making The...

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