Finding your purpose, writing your admission essay and winning

Oct 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Admissions, Careers, Counseling, News, planning

The John Templeton Foundation along with The Greater Good Society and Prosocial are sponsoring a unique college essay contest. “The Purpose Challenge provides students with an opportunity to enter a contest by submitting a college essay they write based on provided guidelines, including a description of a personal long-term goal and what motivates them to […]

Books for counselors of all ages

Aug 5th, 2017 | By | Category: Counseling, tips

This summer I co-taught a course for international school counselors at the CTC. We asked the participants to share some of their favorite resources. Below are books that were recommended with their commentaries: Elementary School Level Our school, in the elementary level, uses Kelso’s Choices as guidance for problem solving and conflict resolution. It provides […]