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2. Military Career Opportunity 12/17/18

Join us for a day filled with exploring military options for our students.  This 3-hour professional development will focus on learning how to maximize opportunities for student career exploration, planning and development with the following local military personnel:
  • ROTC (US Army/National Guard)
  • United States Naval Academy
  • United States Military Academy (West Point Academy)
An emphasis will also be placed on using the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) in Career Development.  PLEASE BRING AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE - this portion is interactive.

Oakland Schools 
2111 Pontiac Lake Road
Conference Room D
Waterford, MI 48328
8:00-11:00 AM
Registration begins at 7:30 AM
Three hours for SCECH's available at the door for $10.00 - application in process

This professional development opportunity will provide three or the five hours required for military career options as it pertains to career opportunities.
School Counselor Professional Development Law: 
Michigan Compiled Law (MCL) 380.1233 was recently amended requiring school counselors to complete fifty (50) professional development hours specific to college and career readiness every five years. These hours are a part of the required 150 hours of Education-Related Professional Learning hours necessary for renewal of a Michigan teaching certificate with a School Counselor (NT) endorsement and the School Counselor License. 

The hours must be accrued as follows: 
  • 25 hours - college preparation and selection; and 
  • 25 hours - career consultation; and 
  • 5 hours of the 50 hours MUST include the exploration of military career options as it pertains to career opportunities