URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) — School wasn’t easy for this Teacher to Know, but it inspired him to help lead students down the right path. Marc Solodky has been a counselor at Urbana High School for the past six years.
He started his career teaching, but quickly learned he could have a bigger impact by being a counselor. Solodky says it’s all about the impact he gets to have in a student’s life.
He typically meets with them about their studies and futures. He also runs an afterschool program. It includes things like preparing for the SAT’s.
Solodky says the great thing about his school is getting to help students from all walks of life.
He also offers social and emotional counseling to students. He says he just wants them to feel comfortable talking with him.