How YOU Doin’? : A Staff Check-In

My counseling partner and I have been chatting about supporting our staff during this school closure/COVID-19/new normal/surreal Spring of 2020. Thank goodness (is an understatement) for having a wonderful work wife and counseling partner to brainstorm with during these stressful times. (Shout out to Shannon Scepaniak…whoot!) We came up with this after days of collaborating. Read More …

Zoom Meet Up for College/Career Awareness (k-2nd grade)

We did this activity as part of our Virtual College/Career Week.. but this certainly could be a stand alone lesson for distance learning. Not only does this lesson falls under our instructional domain–> Career Development, but also fills the need for connectivity and fun with students! ZOOM CAREER EXPLORATION LESSON K-2 (20-30 minutes) Procedure: See Read More …

Some resources for at home SEL learning

A Daily Dose of SEL Counselor’s Corner (YouTube Channel) with Daily Videos: Thank you Tritt Counselor, Becky Grindstaff!!! Howard B. Wigglebottom Books, Animated Books, Songs, Posters and Lessons Mindfulness, Coping Skills and Relaxation Yoga, Mindfulness and Relaxation Designed for Kids Aged 3+ Videos for Sleep, Meditation and Relaxation Mindfulness Websites/Activities Coping Skills Resources/Handouts Career Exploration Read More …