School Guidance Counselor Case Study by cee-cee

School Guidance Counselor
This paper compares the perceptions of teachers on the role of the school guidance counselor before and after implementation of the American School Counseling Association (ASCA) model K-12.
# 109444 | 3,317 words | 11 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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This qualitative case study explores the opinions of teachers at the K-12 level with respect to the role of school guidance counselors before and after implementation of the American School Counseling Association (ASCA) model K-12. The researcher predicts that teachers will realize a difference in the attitudes of school guidance counselors and some positive change in student outcomes resulting from the implementation of the ASCA program. The reasons for this are varied. The writer points out that many researchers of note claim that school guidance counselors have made little progress in implementing their initiatives especially given the fact that new educational reforms repeatedly put their needs on the back burner.

Qualitative Case Study
Discussion of Research Results
Survey Questionnaire
Data Collection

Sample of Sources Used:

  • ACES-ASCA Committee on the Elementary School Guidance Counselor (1966), Preliminary statement. Personnel & Guidance Journal, 44, 659-661.
  • ASCA. (2006). School Shooting Resources, American School Counselor Association, Retrieved November 14, 2007:
  • Bass, D.D. & Yep, R. (2005), Terrorism, trauma and tragedies: A counselor's guide to preparing and responding, Alexandria: American Counseling Association Program
  • Clark, M.A., & Stone, C. (May 2000), Evolving our image: School counselors as educational leaders. Counseling Today, 42, 1-52.
  • Dimmitt, C. (2003), Transforming school counseling through collaboration and use of data: A study of academic failure in high school. Professional School Counseling, 6(1): 340-49.

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