Xello - Interactive career guide featuring multimedia interviews with real people in every career, in-depth occupational profiles, and information on colleges and academics.
Solution-Focused Parent-Teacher Conferences - This short video focuses on parent and teacher communications. The goal is to work together toward finding solutions that promote student improvement. The speaker, Dr. Russ Sabella, is a well-respected figure in the school counseling profession. He talks about focusing on student progress as opposed to deficits. He encourages parents to commit to helping their student make improvements.
Parent Guide to Problem Behavior - If your student is struggling and acting out, take a look at this guide for some ideas of strategies to try at home. Make sure to consult with your student's counselor to come up with a plan for how to address problem behavior both in school and at home.
Learning Express Library - Awesome, FREE, resource for parents and students provided by the Michigan Electronic Library. This site offers study and remedial strategies to increase student skills in many different areas. Just create a free login id and you can access an array of courses, practice questions, and review guides in all subject areas. Also includes test preparation (ACT, SAT, GED, etc.) under College Preparation.