and counselors, you have one of the most important and difficult jobs in the
world. You have the power to help students rise to their full potential. You
have the power to change their lives with knowledge, helping them discover their
own educational paths. We're proud of you!
Develop your school's career center -
You live in rural Alaska and
your career center is a bookshelf in a corner office. Come here to learn how to
develop your school's career center so you can help your students better. You
will find that it
doesn't have to take a large resource room to make a big difference in your students lives.
Plan a Financial Aid Night - A lot of
students have the potential to go to college but don't have the funds to pursue
it. Don't let any student miss out on this opportunity. You can change their
future by pointing them in the right direction to tap into the billions of
dollars of financial aid that are out there.
Teach life skills - What skills will your students need to survive
life outside of high school? We don't expect you to teach us how to do laundry
and cook macaroni but it might be nice if we knew how to write a good resume.
Enhance your own career - How can higher education benefit you? Higher
education leads to better paying jobs, more opportunities, and job satisfaction.
Online and correspondence programs will also aid you in fulfilling