Virginia Career Development Association

 Creating Connections for Virginia's Career Development Professionals

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Welcome Career Development Professionals!


VCDA strengthens the knowledge and skills of career development professionals, increases the quality of career resources, education and services, and enhances the profession through increased awareness, collaboration, and consultation. More about VCDA .

The Virginia Department of Education SOL Innovation Committee
in Collaboration with Virginia Career Development Association


Dr. Stephen Staples,
Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction

Town Hall Meeting
For School Counselors, Career Specialists, and
School Administrators

A Live Webinar

Tuesday, September 15th

2:00 to 3:00 PM.


Career Development


Town Hall Webinar

Tuesday, September 15th, 2:00 to 3:00 PM

VCA Convention

November 5-7, 2015

The Homestead Resort & Spa


NCDA is coming to Chicago
June 30 - July 2, 2016!

Engage the Town Hall Meeting

- Live (Ask Questions) with Google Hangout

- FAQ from Google about Hangout

- Live on YouTube (No Question)

- ">Embed the video onto your site or any social media

Participating Panelists

- Paul Nichols, Moderator
VCDA Prof. Development Chair,
President of Virginia Advanced Study Strategies.

- Joseph Wharff,
VDOE School Counseling Connections Specialist

- Renee Zando
SOL Innovation Committee & VSCA Board

- Katie Baird
President, Virginia Alliance for School Counselors

Blue Ribbon

VCDA Model Career Developmental Awards

Individual Award

Organization Award

More Information Soon

National Career Development Association

Providing leadership, advocacy and professional development opportunities for career development professional professionals.

November Is Career Development Month

Poetry and Poster Contest

Virginia Competition Sponsored by

Virginia Career VIEW

2014 Award Recipients

Career Development Month Resources


VCDA is a proud Division of the Virginia Counselors Association (VCA), and
a State Division of the National Career Development Association (NCDA).