Professional Development: Archives and Resources

Links to Materials and Online Sources of Information

Academic Preparation

College Counseling Outreach Handbook (9-12 College Planning) Center for Student Opportunity
[PDI 2012-2013]

College Planning Timeline (9-12 College Planning) Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
[L&L 2011-2012]

Know How 2 Go
 timelines for mentors working with students each year of high school 
[L&L 2011-2012]


Building College & Career Culture

African-American Parent Guide (Family Engagement) The Education Trust
[PDI 10/17/12]

CCR & STEM Careers Workshop Overview Handout by Stem Innovations, LLC & Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC [PDI 2/7/13]

College Access Programs in the St. Louis Region (CCR) The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
[L&L 2011-2012]

Eight Components of College and Career Readiness (CCR) College Board Advocacy and Policy Center, National Office of School Counselor Advocacy (NOSCA), 2007
[SMTW 2012; PDI 2012-2013]

Implementing the Common Core State Standards: The role of the school counselor A joint action brief by Achieve, College Summit, NASSP, and NAESP  (CCR) 
[PDI 2/7/13]

Individual Student Planning Process Rubric: Creating a personal plan of study and Personal Plan of Study and Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Career Cluster Program of Study by Dr. Bragg Stanley, Director of Guidance and Counseling, Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) 
[PDI 2/7/13]

List of St. Louis Public High Schools/CTE Programs (CCR) from St. Louis Public Schools’ Office of Career& Technical Education 
[PDI 2/7/13]

Supporting Students in Creating Effective Educational and Career Plans through a Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling Program (CCR) PowerPoint Presentation by Dr. Bragg Stanley, Director of Guidance and Counseling, Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) 
[PDI 2/7/13]

The Future of Career and Technical Education (CCR) by William 
R. Daggett, Ed.D, International Center for Leadership in Education [PDI 2/7/13]


Family Engagement

Breakout Session Notes (Family Engagement), Brett Newcomb, M.A., L.P.C.
[PDI 10/17/12]

Hispanic Parent Guide (Family Engagement) The Education Trust
[PDI 10/17/12]

Parental Involvement   (Family Engagement) “Parent Involvement in the College Planning Process: A Case Study of P-20 Collaboration
” Amy Fann, Karen McClafferty Jarsky and Patricia M. McDonough Journal of Hispanic Higher Education 2009 8: 374  
[PDI 12/8/11]

Supporting Students Without Parental Involvement Breakout Session Notes (Family Engagement) Julie Reed- Epworth
[PDI 10/17/12]

Parental Involvement for Multicultural Families (Family Engagement), Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
[LC 10/19/12]

Growing and Sustaining Parent Engagement (Family Engagement)The Center for the Study of Social Policy
[LC 10/19/12]

Parent, Family & Community Involvement in Education (Family Engagement) National Education Association Policy Brief
[LC 10/19/12]


 

Navigating the Process

Academic and Social Match Considerations (Match) PowerPoint by Trent Ball & Valdis Zalite, Southeast Missouri State University 
[PDI 2/9/12]

Foster Care Resources (Helping Students in Special Circumstances) Kevin Drollinger- Epworth
[PDI 11/10/11]

November 10, 2011 Workshop Notes (Match/Helping Students in Special Circumstances) Kris Lewis- Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC 
[PDI 11/10/11]

Presentation on working with first-generation students (Match/Helping Students in Special Circumstances) Presentation by Julie Kampschroeder- Pattonville HS
[PDI 5/10/12]

Working with Students with IEPs,  (Match/Helping Students in Special Circumstances) Presentation by Barbara Sams- St. Louis Priory School
[PDI 5/10/12]

Working with Students with IEP’s   http://prezi.com/rg_tgembz36-/the-road-to-college-for-students-with-learning-disabilites/ (Match/Helping Students in Special Circumstances) Prezi by Monique Gale- The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
[PDI 5/10/12]

 


Accessing Adequate Financial Aid

College.gov
 (Financing Postsecondary Education) a site for/by students with a section for teachers and counselors
[L&L 2011-2012]

DREAM Scholarships (Financing Postsecondary Education) Scholarships A-Z 
[PDI 11/10/11]

Financial Aid Resources (Financing Postsecondary Education) The Scholarship Foundation of St Louis
[L&L 2011-2012]

Guide for High School Counselors Working with Undocumented Students (Helping Students in Special Circumstances) Maria Rebecchi- The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis 
[PDI 11/10/11]

PowerPoint of Case Study on Financial Considerations (Financing Postsecondary Education) The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
[PDI 12/8/11]

Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis's FAFSA Workbook (Financing Postsecondary Education) The Scholarship Foundation of St Louis
[PDI 12/8/11]


Persistence to College/Career Goal Attainment

Adolescent Development (Self-Efficacy & Resilience) PowerPoint by Brett Newcomb, M.A., L.P.C
[PDI 3/8/12]

April 9, 2012 Participant Preparation Materials (HS to 2-yr/2-yr to 4-yr Transitions) Kris Lewis- Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC
[PDI 4/9/12]

February 9, 2012 Workshop Handout with Resources and Links (HS to College Transition) Kris Lewis- Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC 
[PDI 2/9/12]

Helping Students Facing Significant Challenges Stay in the College and Career Pipeline [PDI 3/6/14]

Finding the Right Postsecondary Match Missouri Department of Higher Education
[L&L 2011-2012]

"How Students Are Making It: Perspectives on Getting Through College from Recent Graduates of the Boston Public Schools" (Persistence) a report of The Boston Foundation and the Boston Higher Education Partnership [PDI 5/10/12]

Social/Emotional Growth for Adolescents (Self-Efficacy & Resilience) PowerPoint by Brett Newcomb, M.A., L.P.C 
[PDI 3/8/12]

Social Match and Persistence: Choosing the Right Campus or Work Environment Involves Consideration of Cultural Factors [PDI 2/20/14]

Transition Overview PowerPoint (HS to College Transition) PowerPoint by Kris Lewis- Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC
[PDI 5/10/12]

Transition Planning (HS to College Transition) Trent Ball & Valdis Zalite, Southeast Missouri State University 
[PDI 2/9/12]

 


Summer Melt - Transition from High School to College

Case Study Template: Mitigating Summer Melt [PDI 3/14/13]

Summer Resources in St. Louis [PDI 3/14/13]

The Summer Flood: The Invisible Gap Among Low-Income Students, Arnold, Karen et al [PDI 3/14/13]

Harvard Graduate School of Education Strategic Data Project Summer Melt Handbook: A Guide to Investigating and Responding to Summer Melt, Castleman, Ben, et al 


Counseling Practices

Application of Motivational Interviewing to College & Career Decision Making and Motivational Interviewing Handout [PDI 11/21/13]

Career Information Processing Theory of Career Decision Making and Handout [PDI 10/24/13]

Building Knowledge: Asian Cultures (Cross-Cultural Competence) Kris Lewis- Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC
[PDI 12/8/11]

Needs Assessment Through Relationship Building (Empathic Listening) Erica Tyson- College Summit & In Alignment Consulting
[PDI 10/17/12]


Other

CBD Framework Supporting Student Success: Preventing Loss, Creating Momentum, Completion By Design
[PDI 2012-2013]

Illinois Student Assistance Commission 
training and resources for counselors and mentors

Mapping Your Future
 articles, PowerPoint presentations and other resources for counselors

Missouri Department of Higher Education
 resource links, speaker bureau and more

The Right Question (Worksheet), DeAngela Burns-Wallace- University of Missouri, Columbia
[PDI 12/8/11]

Recommended Readings and Resources (Bibliography), Trent Ball & Valdis Zalite, Southeast Missouri State University
[PDI 2/9/12]

Sample Action Plan Kris Lewis- Dicentra Client Solutions, LLC
[PDI 5/10/12]