Fundraising Update: Thank you to our supporters so far!

Fundraising Update: Thank you to our supporters so far!

Update and recognizing donors thus far… I wanted to give the readers an update about the scholarship fundraising efforts. The counseling community has responded and have donated to support the effort of sending counselors to one of the best professional growth opportunities each year – the ASCA National Conference. At the time of this writing, we are 95% ($30 short of goal) to the goal of $700. I propose to raise that goal to $1050…

Short Update

…e and look. I am still in the process of tweaking it to my liking and updating for readability and user friendliness. If you are having any trouble viewing anything, commenting, reading, etc. — please email me. An update – I also just launched a Google Plus page (I still refuse to use Facebook…which I will talk about soon) so please feel free to add me to your Circles. I will provide some updates there as well as posting…

The Geekly Update: Why so quiet, you ask?

The Geekly Update: Why so quiet, you ask?

…ot posted anything since the 8th of August — which is a long time in the blogosphere. I have many ideas brewing and another interview I would like to get setup in the coming month, but I wanted to give you a very short update as to why such a long silence from me. I recently moved and started a new job in the Lake Tahoe area as the high school counselor at a small high school. We moved mid-August and I started right away, so most of you…

Geekly Update – Follow TCG on Pinterest.com

Geekly Update – Follow TCG on Pinterest.com

Where My Pinterest Peeps At? For those of you that are avid “pinners” or perhaps are wondering what that means, you can now follow The Counseling Geek on Pinterest. I will be adding articles, research pieces, websites, blogs, new technology, info-graphics, and high tech activities. I will follow you back if you add me because I love sharing just as much as receiving. Click on the logo below to head to my Pin Page! The…

Geekly Update – Join me on Facebook!

…he value of it for things like schools and bloggers. I still refuse to use it personally, but I know it is the second most popular site in the world and want to offer connectivity to all users. So if you would like to follow updates and other newsworthy items via Facebook, please Follow/Like the page today! That is all for now – carry on. The blog author, Jeffrey Ream M.S, PPS, writes for The Counseling Geek. Connect with Jeff via email,…

School Counseling Technology Series: Dropbox

School Counseling Technology Series: Dropbox

…ntation of how Dropbox works. Automatic Updates and Centralized Access Dropbox also synchronizes your data between all of your linked computers, the Dropbox website portal, and other mobile devices. So, for example, when you update a Word document on your home computer, it is updated on your work PC automatically. The software also frees you from being tied to your PC to have access to your files. Being able to access the internet is the only…

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 Counseling in the Cloud – Keeping Safe with Drive, Box, and Dropbox

School Counseling in the Cloud – Keeping Safe with Drive, Box, and Dropbox

…in individual grade tabs and self-calculating formulas with conditional formatting to be able to get a sense of where students are with a simple glance. This document is shared with our staff and the teachers go through and update their own students throughout the year. Overall – a great system and it makes the system much easier on everyone. So what’s the problem, you ask? The problem with some of these cloud storage and…

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