Tools of the Trade

Thursday, September 14, 2017

08:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

Designed to accelerate skill development and heighten knowledge about college admission, this workshop augments the skills of new or nearly-new secondary school counselors with strategies, best practices, and effective counseling techniques to help them guide students through the college admissions process. Topics include: creating the ideal counseling office, writing effective letters of recommendation, mock admissions exercises, The Common Application, summer enrichment programs, an overview of standardized testing, establishing relationships with college representatives, the financial aid process, the scholarship search, and counseling student-athletes.

This seminar requires an additional fee and can be purchased during the registration process.