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2016 Annual Conference

November 2–4, 2016

Macon Marriott City Center

Making Knights, Tigers and Bears: Bulldogs (Transitioning from 5th to 6th grade)

Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 9:30 AM–10:45 AM EDT
Room 310 (150)
Presenter Name(s)

Jessica Whatley

Target Audience

This session describes how Monroe County Schools made the 5th to 6th grade transition an effective process for students. A middle school counselor can gain first hand knowledge and resources on how to use core curriculum, lunch & learns and field trips to make their experience memorable for students and teachers. A resource guide will also be included to help any counselor build a remarkable transition component into their school counseling program.

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Jessica Whatley, Monroe County Middle School