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MASCA Spring 2015 Conference Updates

Where will you be on Tuesday, April 7, 2015?  Where all folks excited about school counseling will be -- the annual MASCA Conference at the Holiday Inn, Boxborugh, MA.

The deadline is fast approaching for the open call for proposals to help build this years' conference. Practioners and Graduate Students for the Poster Presentation session must submit complete proposals by October 31, 2014 to be considered.


Support the Massachusetts Reach Higher Initiative

Do you want to make a difference in the life of a student who wants to attend some sort of post-secondary educational opportunity?  Are you already involved with efforts to ensure more citizens of the Commonwealth go beyond high school to receive adequate education in a post-secondary training program?  Then you are invited to step up and get involved with the Massachusetts Reach Higher initiative.


Professional Development Committee Workshop

The Western Massachusetts Counselors Association (WMCA), in conjunction with the New England Association for College Admission Counseling (NEACAC), will present a full day professional development workshop, Reaching Higher to Ensure School Counselors Have the Tools to Make All K-12 Students Career & College Ready, on Friday, November 14 at Springfield Technical Community College from 8:00-2:35.


Dreaming Big

Simmons College and Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts are proud to sponsor this research-based conference: Dreaming Big: Making the Case for Girls, at Simmons College, Friday, November 14, 2014.

School counselors play an important role in supporting the career aspirations of middle school girls – and our research confirms this and makes the case for school counselors, educators, and girl-serving organizations to work together with funders and policy makers to improve the lives and future of girls. View the flyer for more details. Register here!


US Air Force Coming to Boston!

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