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ERIC Number: ED273879
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Nov-20
Pages: 21
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Diploma Contract Program (Student-Parent-School) Advisor-Advisee.
Ozzello, Tano; White, Donald M.
This document describes a high school guidance program in which teachers are the primary advisors. A description of the advisor-advisee program includes the following information: (1) an explanation of the need for high quality guidance programs despite the lack of staff; (2) a description of the advisement function and its particular services; (3) a summary of the qualifications of teachers to serve as advisors since many school counselor functions do not require specific training; (4) a list of teacher advisor guidance functions, including academic program planning, career/college information assistance, school adjustment help, and personal/social guidance; (5) descriptions of the professional counselor and principal's roles in teacher advisement programs; and (6) suggestions for design of these programs. Also included in this document is an educational contract in which a student chooses a college preparatory, business, vocational, or general educational plan. Unit subject requirements and sample course credit sheets for each plan are provided. (ABL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: East Otero School District, LaJunta, CO.
Note: Pages 6-8 are printed on colored paper.