Guidance Counselor

The School Guidance and Counseling Program

  • provides students with knowledge and skills to be effective learners and contributing members of the
    school community
  • is an integral part of the total  education program
  • guarantees student access to the counselor and the counselor access
    to the student
  • provides developmental as well as prevention and intervention services
  • is continuously refined through evaluation which addresses the changing needs of children
  • is intended to impact every student

A School Guidance Counselor is a professional, certified by the New York State Education Department as a School Counselor and licensed by the NYC Department of Education as a Guidance Counselor.

WHERE CAN I GO FOR MORE INFORMATION?

For more information use these links:

NYC DOE:
http://schools.nyc.gov

UFT/GC Chapter:
http://www.uft.org/chapter/counselor/

NYSSCA:
http://www.nyssca.org/

ASCA:
http://www.schoolcounselor.org/

ACA:
http://www.counseling.org/

NYSED:
http://www.nysed.gov/

 

Useful Student Links
 
NYC DOE Middle School Page
http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/Middle/default.htm
 
Bullying Awareness
http://www.stopbullying.gov/kids
 
Advice for kids on health, safety, and social emotional issues
http://www.kidshealth.org/kid
 
Advice and games for kids on community safety, school safety, online safety, bullying
http://www.mcgruff.org/#/advice

Videos, games, advice for kids on family, friends, school, health, emotions, money
http://www.pbskids.org/itsmylife
 
Career Awareness, research, college information
http://www.careerzone.ny.gov

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