counseling program designed to help middle schoolers make
connections between their courses and preparation for careers,
was profiled in LEARN NC’s blog “The Well: Carolina research
for your classroom.” The profile examines work by Patrick
Akos, associate professor of school counseling, and Dennis
Orthner, a professor in the School of Social Work. More than
600 teachers in seven school districts in North Carolina are
using CareerStart lessons with more than 30,000 students. ...