Presentation on theme: "Utilizing the ACT EXPLORE Protocol Michael Runner, Counselor Taylor County Middle School firstname.lastname@example.org 304-265-0722 http://wvde.state.wv.us/counselors/protocols.html."— Presentation transcript:
1Utilizing the ACT EXPLORE Protocol Michael Runner, Counselor Taylor County Middle School
2EXPLORE TEST 1/5 WV Clearinghouse Representative What is the EXPLORE? Understanding the testSample test actstudent.org/exploreEXPLORE Parent Letter, brochure
3EXPLORE TEST 2/5 World-of-Work Map CFWV Introduce 5 Year Plan 8th Grade LINKS Lesson 7 (results)
4EXPLORE TEST 3/5 Results mid-December Students to computer lab Score reports interpreted8th Grade LINKS Lesson 7 (results)Parent Night / WV Clearinghouse
5EXPLORE TEST 4/5 Career Cluster / Pathway High School Registration Data point for honors coursesData point for freshman academyDropout PreventionEarly Intervention Rosters
6EXPLORE TEST 5/5 College / Career Planning Non-secure booklets to teachersStimulates DiscussionsCollegeInterestsCareer Planning
7Utilizing the PLAN Protocol Lori Helmick, Counselor St Utilizing the PLAN Protocol Lori Helmick, Counselor St. Marys High School (w)
8PLAN TESTExplain the importance of the interest inventory. Take time to complete and focus on “scatter.”Other possibilities: CFWV or Career Direction with Army National Guard.LINKS: Lesson 10.9
9CFWV Career Planning Explore Careers Options to Search Career Clusters Military CareersSpecific Careers
10SMHS Guidance Page on Edline Contents**Career Planning for the SophomoreYearGeneral InfoArts and HumanitiesBusiness and MarketingEngineering/TechnicalHealth ServicesHuman ServicesScience and Natural ResourcesSMHS Course Description Document2007LinksCareer Launch--Boys and Girls Club ProgamCareer Train from Career Direction ProgramCollege Foundation of West VirginiaPathways to SuccessPSAT College SearchWorld of Work MapWV Department Website with Scholarships, Etc.WV State Programs of Study
11Go to 10th grade English classes to view PowerPoint Interpretive Visual
12WV ClearinghouseWill come and make a presentation in the computer lab to cover the results.
14Sophomore Interview Review EXPLORE & PLAN results. Review World of World Map Interests with Program of Study ChoiceFinish the next 2 years of the ISTP.Send copy of the Program of Study home for signature and ISTP for students to use to schedule.
15Scheduling StudentsWatch Professional and Skilled Pathways and curricula for each (Conceptual/Applied)If limited programs of study at the vocational center, make sure you adjust your programs of study on file.Recommend credit recovery and summer school programs to keep students with their cohort as much as possible.