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    Joining MASCA not only keeps counselors connected and informed but also strengthens the school counseling profession as a whole.
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    Conferences, forums, newsletters and other tools to keep you connected and up to date.
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    For parents, students, teachers and counselors.
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    Conference participants share tips and tricks about working with Naviance.

Association for Specialists in Group Work is Seeking Authors


The Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW) published a popular book School Counselors Share Their Favorite Group Activities. Due to continued interest, ASGW plans to publish a second edition of this book, School Counselors share their Favorite Group Activities: A Guide to Choosing, Planning, Conducting, and Processing, co-edited by Rebecca A. Schumacher and Khristi Keefe. We are currently seeking activities for this publication.


MA Model for Comprehensive School Counseling Program: Institutes 2014-15

Introductory Institute OR Institute 2.0: Next Steps

Two PD Options: 45 MASCA PDP’s or 3 Graduate Credits (additional $275 to Fitchburg State University)

Introductory Institute - Join a cohort or colleagues developing awareness of the MA Model and implementation initiatives.

Institute 2.0: Next Steps - Calling past MA Model Cohort members and their colleagues!!!
Join a network of past participants and colleagues actively working to implement the MA Model.

WHEN: Summer and Academic year 2014-15.

WHERE: 2 Training sites and dates announced. Affiliates and colleagues welcomed to email dates and additional sites to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DETAILS: Overview summary posted at www.masca.org.

COST: $450 includes 4 training dates. Registration and payment required for 5th training date linked to MASCA Spring Conference.

FULL Institute description and/or Graduate syllabus available email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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US Air Force Coming to Boston!

Come and learn about the Air Force Academy, cadet life, and the application process! pdf


MASCA's SMART Goals Project

MASCA's SMART Goals Library


Library (see SMART Goals): HERE


Submit your goals to share:HERE


Please follow @MASCA_PLN on Twitter for School Counselor Resources

We are thrilled to announce the launching of @MASCA_PLN, the official Twitter account for MASCA!  Created at the "Technology Tips and Tricks" session at the MASCA 2013 Fall Conference, @MASCA_PLN is our venture into social media to promote school counselors and counseling resources in Massachusetts and beyond!