Thursday, November 03, 2016 - Friday, November 04, 2016
Creating Connections: Understanding the Role of Social Emotional Learning. The Academy is a 2-day professional development event to enhance school counseling programs in academic, career and social/emotional development for PreK-12 students. Day 1. The agenda will include breakout sessions of effective best practices. The Nebraska State College System is providing a School Counselor Appreciation Luncheon & program for all attendees. The Kearney Chamber of Commerce is hosting career tours of high skill, high wage, high demand career opportunities in Nebraska. Day 2. A full-day focus on Social Emotional Learning for PreK-12. Our trainers will be from CASEL: Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning. SEL is a “hot topic” in education. This day will instruct on why and how to implement programs in your school. Additionally, NSCA will host an Awards Luncheon celebrating School Counselors across the state. This luncheon is included in registration.