ERIC Number: ED251785
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
The Role of Counseling in Achieving Educational Excellence.
Herr, Edwin L.; And Others
This paper presents a discussion on counseling and excellence between Garry R. Walz (director of the ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services and former president of the American Association for Counseling and Development--AACD), Edwin L. Herr (former president of AACD), and Jean A. Thompson (president of AACD). Topics covered in the informal discussion include counselors' contributions to educational excellence, counselors' negative images, counselor evaluation, and the role of counselor education and professional associations in promoting educational excellence. Specific recommendations for counselors in the area of educational excellence conclude the paper. (MCF)
Descriptors: Counselor Attitudes, Counselor Certification, Counselor Evaluation, Counselor Role, Counselor Training, Professional Associations, Public Opinion, School Counselors
ERIC/CAPS, 2108 School of Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1259.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.