Evidence Based School Counseling

Author: Carey Dimmitt
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452294011
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Measure the difference you make in students' academic, career, and personal/social development! Aligned with the American School Counselor Association's National Model, this authoritative guide from highly respected counselor educators and trainers gives preservice and inservice counselors the tools to identify evidence-based practices in their field and to use data in designing, implementing, and evaluating programs and interventions. With vignettes and recommendations in every chapter, this book offers skill-building guidelines for: Analyzing outcome research to inform planning Carrying out action research and building collaborative partnerships Measuring student learning and behavior change Communicating results to stakeholders, and more

Introduction to School Counseling

Author: Robert J. Wright
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483384837
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This comprehensive graduate-level text prepares readers to handle the problems and responsibilities they'll face as professional school counselors, preschool through high school. It covers a wide range of topics in-depth, including: effective interventions for racism and bullying, the continuing score gap between ethnic groups, a school counselor's leadership role in implementing school-based action research, a model for advocating on behalf of, and providing services to children with disabilities. The book is packed with real life examples and case descriptions: it provides strategies for preventing and responding to social and emotional problems, improving educational outcomes, and helping children score at optimum levels on high-stakes tests.

Culturally Considerate School Counseling

Author: Kim L. Anderson
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452271763
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This compassionately written guidebook cultivates "cultural competence," integrates ASCA National Model standards, and provides strategies for exploring each student's individuality and responding accordingly.

Hatching Results for Elementary School Counseling

Author: Trish Hatch
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1506389678
Format: PDF, Mobi
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With case studies, examples, templates, charts, graphs, and images, you’ll create and implement high-quality Tier 1 systems of support, including core curriculum classroom lessons and schoolwide activities.

Handbook of School Counseling

Author: Hardin L.K. Coleman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135283583
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The mission of this forty-eight chapter Handbook is to provide a comprehensive reference source that integrates counseling theory, research and practice into one volume. It is designed to meet the needs of entry-level practitioners from their initial placement in schools through their first three to five years of practice. It will also be of interest to experienced school counselors, counselor educators, school researchers, and counseling representatives within state and local governments.

School Counseling to Close the Achievement Gap

Author: Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412941830
Format: PDF, ePub
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Offers school counselors a road map for increasing achievement and promoting equity and advocacy for all students by examining the social factors that contribute to academic failure.

School Counseling

Author: Rosemary Thompson
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781560328896
Format: PDF, Kindle
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In this second edition of a practical and eminently useful resource, Rosemary Thompson discusses the new and expanded roles of today's school counselors. In the wake of recent school violence, and in light of the tough decisions that students now face everyday, the role of the school counselor has changed dramatically. Today, more than ever, school counselors must do more than simply offer guidance on educational and vocational choices, but must become catalysts for change. This second edition examines the ways in which recent economic, political, social, and educational trends have impacted the professional school counselor. Throughout the text, Thompson integrates her discussion of recent national reform issues and the new professional standards set forth by the American School Counselors Association. Focusing throughout on the inherent benefits of and need for professional counseling in our schools, this second edition is a groundbreaking resource and will be of great value to school counseling students and professionals alike.

The School Counselor s Book of Lists

Author: Dorothy J. Blum, Ed.D.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470450657
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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An updated edition of an essential go-to resource for school counselors Since 1997 The School Counselor's Book of Lists has offered counselors a wealth of relevant and much-needed information written in concise and user-friendly language. A quick, easy guide for finding information on almost any topic pertinent to school counselors, the book covers everything from writing student assessments and dealing with school crises to setting budgets and running effective meetings. In order to address the transformed role of school counselors, the contents of this comprehensive second edition map to the American School Counselor Association's National Model for Counseling Programs. Includes hundreds of helpful lists offering guidelines, strategies, trends, and resources Officially endorsed by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) The first edition was a bestselling title for school counselors Addresses the pressing issues faced by today's school counselors This revised edition is appropriate for school counseling graduate programs as well as to practitioners in the K-12 field.

The Use of Data in School Counseling

Author: Trish Hatch
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452290245
Format: PDF, ePub
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Reach ALL students and prove how critical your counseling program is! Data can make the difference for today’s embattled school counseling programs, and this insightful book shows how to collect and manage it. Aligned with current research and the ASCA standards, this essential resource includes a complete set of user-friendly tools and templates for data collection, action-planning and reporting. Readers will learn how to: Develop a robust counseling curriculum that supports the Common Core Standards and drop-out prevention Replace “random acts of guidance” with intentional, well-timed interventions that are based on student needs Measure progress through pre- and post-assessments Deliver compelling reports that demonstrate your program’s impact

Elementary School Counseling in the New Millennium

Author: Daya Singh Sandhu
Publisher: Amer Counseling Assn
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Examines primary issues that affect elementary school-age children, addressing the social and cultural complexities that influence children's behavior and describing what can done to help children succeed. Presents numerous counseling program strategies designed to meet the needs of K-6 students and.