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TSCA Race & Equity Share

When: Apr 19, 2021 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Hello TN School Counselors & Administrators,

National Center for Youth Issues and The Tennessee School Counselor Association (TSCA) are excited to announce the 2021 Tennessee School Counselor and Administrator Leadership Institute will be held.....

September 26-28 at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro

We hope you will join us for this annual opportunity for some great professional development and networking with other school counselors from across the state. And don't worry, if we need to transition into a hybrid event (like last year), or fully virtual, we are ready! So, don't delay, because you can already register today! 

Learn more and register here.

Upcoming Webinars and Zoom Meet Ups

TSCA and QuaverSEL Q & A

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TSCA has partnered with QuaverSEL this school year, and all TSCA members get a free pilot!

This was a Q&A session for all counselors- regardless of if you're just getting started, or already well-versed in QuaverSEL. 

Did you miss our QuaverSEL Q and A? Watch the recording here!

TSCA Call For Proposals

TSCA is pleased to offer webinars directly for school counselors related to a variety of important topics. Webinars will be held monthly from September-December 2020.

If you have questions about the webinar series, please contact chloelancaster97@gmail.com  

If you are interested in being a webinar presenter, please complete the google form by September 31, 2020.  

TSCA Call for Proposals

We are particularly interested in finding presenters who can share their expertise on the following topics * 

·      School counseling and technology

·      Impact of COVID on students and staff mental health 

·      Adverse childhood experiences

·      Mental health counseling in schools 

·      Self-care for school counselors and educators  

·      Equity and social justice in school counseling  

* If you have a great idea for a presentation not on this list we’d also love you to submit an application. 

TSCA Webinar Archives

Virtual Elementary and Middle School Counseling with Whitney Cress, M. ED SCON (North Carolina K-8 School Counselor) 

Access the recording here.

Access the slides here.

Boost Your Program With Mindfulness

You can access Part 1 with Laura Filtness here.

Watch on YouTube  (original air date 4/14/2020)

You can access Part with Tanya Harris 2 here.

Get the handouts and resources here.

Give us your feedback here.

Hopeful Endings and Happy Beginnings with Stephanie Lerner, MS

Watch our recording here. (original air date 5/5/2020)

You can access here activity packet here.

Resource suggestion: https://childmind.org/article/anxiety-and-coping-with-coronavirus/

Effective and Engaging Lesson Planning with The Responsive Counselor Sara Cottrill- Carlo (2-18-20)

Watch on YouTube here or you can view here.

Turn K–5 Lessons Into Experiential Marvels with Margaret Rubens-Ellis and Lauren Baker

Watch on ASCA On Air

ASCA Webinars

ASCA has a lengthy list of webinars you can access here. 

Please note: Due to GoToWebinar capacity issues, ASCA is halting live webinars for the time being. All scheduled ASCA webinars will be posted as recorded versions on ASCA On Air as soon as possible after their scheduled date. Webinars on ASCA On Air are always free to members. All webinars recorded from March 15–May 15, 2020, are also free to nonmembers. 

ASCA Specialist Trainings

ASCA has currently reduced the cost of their specialist trainings to $49 for nonmembers and $29 for members. 


MTSU True Blue Give 2020 smashes goal with $450K-plus raised in ... 

MTSU Drs. Lee & Wilson podcast: Classroom In Your Living Room - Episode #3: Mental Health for Parents and Students

Listen here. 

The Cutting Edge Conversation on Apple Podcasts

The Cutting Edge Conversation. Listen here.


The Hatching Results Podcast. Listen here.

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