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Build a Future-Focused Elementary Program

Monday, November 20, 2023
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EST)

Event Details

A focus on postsecondary readiness is essential for students of all ages. At the elementary level, teaching about careers, colleges and postsecondary options doesn’t have to be limited to a standalone unit or lesson. Explore how to integrate a future focus throughout your program, and develop meaningful content about postsecondary opportunities for your students. Discover strategies to refresh your perspective, ensure your program reflects the evolving postsecondary landscape and to help even your youngest students dream big.

 Learning Objectives:

After viewing this webinar you will be able to:

Integrate concepts related to postsecondary readiness, workplace habits and goal-setting throughout your school counseling program
Implement schoolwide events, classroom lessons, small groups and individual academic planning and advisement to promote elementary students’ postsecondary awareness and readiness
Expand your current practice to include innovative, engaging and relevant opportunities for your students


Emily Kitching, Doctoral Student, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Loren Watson, School Counselor, Beaverdam Elementary School, Hanover, VA

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