May 2014: Dr. Beth Robinson Website
Dr. Beth Robinson was one of my professors in my master's program. Her experience in crisis counseling is incredible. I highly recommend her website that contains many counseling tools and books that are very helpful. My favorite books are her creative coloring books for kids. :)
April 2014: Edmodo
Edmodo is a great educational website and app. It allows teachers and school counselors to create communication groups with students. The educational management system lets students have independence and organization in turn in school work and communicating with educators.
March 2014: Child Therapy Toys Website
Child Therapy Toys site is a great resource for counselors. I have had tons of great toys and games that help me create fun counseling activities. One of the many great things about counseling kids is that play therapy is so much fun!!!
February 2014: Pinterest
My Wonderful Website for the month of February is Pinterest. I love using Pinterest to find school counseling projects. It is a great way to collaborate with other counselors to share ideas, found or original. I have given you the link to my counseling board. Please feel free to follow me. :)
January 2014: Maria Dismondy's Website
My Wonderful Website for the month of January is Maria Dismondy's website. She is a wonderful children's book author that develops great books for counselors and teachers. Check out my post about Maria's newest book...Spoonful of Sweetness!
December 2013: Tennessee Electronic Library
This website is for all the Tennesseans reading my blog. We have the opportunity to use the free Tennessee Electronic Library. This website has a lot for awesome attractions for educators. I have used this website to help teach career, counseling standards by using a database that lets the students research different careers.
November 2013: Teachers Pay Teachers
Teachers Pay Teachers is a great website for collecting resources. Recently, I have started my own TPT account. I LOVE creating resources that school counselors and other educators can use to help kids. Check out my site...
October 2013: Storybird
Storybird is a website that is made up of electronic books. You can write your own electronic book or search for books others have written. My favorite book is The School Counselor. It is a story that addresses the role of a school counselor. I love using some of these stories during my classroom counseling lessons.
September 2013: EduKate & Inspire
EduKate & Inspire is a truly inspiring website. Kate has great ideas that relate to education and counseling. She often shares her Currently Chart, that I love. Check out her wonderful blog!
Technology Rocks...Seriously is a great resource for all educators. This blog offers great free printables and inspiring ideas about the use of technology in educational settings.
Kids Health is another wonderful website. This website is a great resource for educators, kids and parents. It addresses many different topics that might be addressed in counseling. This site even has a post about School Counselors.
I am excited to announce that my first Wonderful Website is Little Parachutes. This site recommends tons of topical books that help kids cope with many "kid-sized" struggles. Kids relate to books starting at a very young age. This website lists a lot of books to help adults reach kids on their level.