It was homecoming week at Polson High School in Montana, and students were asked to dress up for an event called “Color Wars.” Each grade was assigned a color to wear. The junior class got white. Some students printed “white power” on their shirts. Pictures from the ill-conceived event in September 2016 went viral on over social media. Even the New York Daily News covered it. “There were kids who said, ‘How could you possibly let kids walk around with white power shirts?’” said Anna Baldwin, an English teacher at Arlee High School, a neighboring school to Polson on the Flathead Indian […]
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From August 3-5, Counseling@NYU hosted its first on-campus immersion for the online program. Students came together for a weekend of learning, self-discovery, and building friendships.
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If you’re considering a career in school counseling or already on the path to becoming one, take some time to explore what professional resources and career opportunities might be available to you.
A look at the who, what, where, why, when and how of taking a gap year between high school and college, and what this choice means for today’s generation of students.
Learn how you can join @CounselingtatNYU External link 's twitter chat for school counselors, co-hosted by the American School Counselor Association, on Thursday, 6/16 at 7PM EST
Counseling@NYU Launches Second Online Program: A Master of Arts in Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness
Counseling@NYU announces an online master of arts in Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness. The program’s combination of education and real-world experience is designed to prepare students to become experienced counselors, helping individuals craft lives of wellness, health, and meaning.