Snapshots Features Virginia Elementary School Counselor of the Year Kicks off National School Counseling Week
In this episode, Snapshots talks with Nottingham Elementary School counselor Dr. Mary Beth McCormac, the current Virginia Elementary School Counselor of the Year about her work with students. She also discusses how important the role of counselor is to the mental development of a child.
Today also marks the beginning of National School Counseling Week which helps to focus public attention on the unique contribution of professional school counselors within U.S. school systems. National School Counseling Week, sponsored by American School Counselor Association, highlights the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career. Help us celebrate by using the hashtag #NSCW16APS.
"APS Snapshots" is a three-to-five minute weekly cable program highlighting student, teacher or school achievements, or featuring important, up-to-date information on a variety of topics.
You can see "APS Snapshots" on Comcast Cable Channel 70 and Verizon FiOS Channel 41. "Snapshots" airs at 7:00 Monday – Friday, and may run at additional times as scheduling allows. "Snapshots" can also be viewed on YouTube at AETVaps.
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