Licensed School Counselors
Connections Academy’s complete school program also includes licensed school counselors. They are ready to advise students and families about academic matters, personal or social issues, college preparation, and career development.
Helping Students Succeed
With master’s degrees and specialized training in developmental and educational psychology, counselors are skilled at helping students address the personal, social, and academic issues that can affect their success in school and in life.
Counselors are readily accessible to students and families—online, in person, and by phone. With the additional support from the national Connections Academy office and its collaborative network of school counselors across the United States, counselors bring both individual attention and national expertise to students and families.
Preparing Students for College and Career
Beyond their daily counseling activities, counselors offer services designed to help high school students prepare for college and career with:
- Personal learning plans focusing on postgraduation goals
- Interactive online LiveLesson® sessions connecting Connections Academy families across the country with real-time information on financial aid and scholarships, college application processes, entrance requirements, and more
- College test preparation courses for the SAT® examinations
- One-on-one counseling with seniors to provide resources and assistance with postsecondary planning, including career options, vocational training, and selecting the right college