ERIC Number: ED173705
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Status of Guidance and Counseling in the Nation's Schools.
American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.
The status of guidance and counseling in American education was investigated by a task force comprised of members of the American Personnel and Guidance Association and the United States Office of Education. Results of this inquiry indicated the following issues as major areas of concern: (1) comprehensiveness of guidance programs; (2) guidance practices at various educational levels; (3) career guidance and counseling; (4) special needs of minority and handicapped populations; (5) the counselor's role with school personnel, students, and the community; and (6) the impact of the law and state supervisory requirements. (HLM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.