Views and opinions from school counselors about the counseling profession
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
How Do Colleges Know Mom Wrote the Essay? Beats Me
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Back in the days when young people used Facebook, a wild rumor burst on to the college counseling scene:...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Where Are the Students?
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D It’s early in the college application season, but college admissions officers are reporting a trend that...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
News from the NACAC Conference
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D The 74 th annual convention of The National Association for College Admission Counseling was held in Sal...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Increased Funding Could - That’s Could—Help Counselors. Here’s How.
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Educators across the country are breathing a sigh of relief, as Congress is almost done with the Fede...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Testing, Testing. Testing?
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D School counselors report that their summers seem to be getting smaller and smaller. That may be the case...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
A Life Beyond Us Versus Them
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Something pretty great happened a couple of Saturdays ago your students need to know about. The Univers...
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
A Welcome Back to School Letter from A School Counselor
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Have you ever wondered why only the principal gets to write a “welcome back to school” letter? Why not a...
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