"13 Reasons Why" Webinar: Join ASCA, the American Foundation for Sucide Prevention and the National Association of School Psychologists for a webinar on Tuesday, May 2 at 2 p.m. Eastern discussing using the Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" as a teachable moment in your school or community. Learn more and register. Note: The webinar registration is now full. Sign up here to be notified when the recorded version is available for viewing.
Position Statement Public Comment Period: ASCA is revising a number of position statements. Learn more and provide input by April 28 here.
Requesting Grant Proposals: ASCA will be awarding grants to researchers on ASCA National Model and student-to-school-counselor ratio topics. Proposals due May 1, 2017. Learn more.
Help Students in Troubling Times: Get resources here for working with students concerned about recent events in the news.
2017 School Counselor of the Year Events: Watch the School Counselor of the Year ceremony at the White House. The webstream begins with a panel discussion featuring last year's School Counselor of the Year, the secretary of education and others. The 2017 School Counselor of the Year ceremony begins at the 2:08 mark. View or download photos from all the School Counselor of the Year events here.
2016-2017 Awareness Dates: Download the calendar for the 2016-2017 Health and Education Awareness Dates.
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