ERIC Number: ED451421
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
A State Guidance Leadership Implementation and Resource Guide: A Companion to the National Framework for State Programs of Guidance and Counseling.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center on Education and Training for Employment.
This publication brings together the basic elements needed to develop, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive guidance and counseling program in local school districts. As a companion publication it provides supporting documentation, materials, and resources to implement the basic framework. Seventeen standards that provide the structure and content for effective guidance and counseling programs and reflect best practices in state models are described. Detailed definitions are provided for each standard along with examples and sample forms. The manual may serve as a collection of tips, processes, and procedures for improvement. Chapter 1 provides a guide for implementing the guidance and counseling program. It includes different leadership styles along with leader tasks and a leadership self study. Chapter 2 provides the model for improving guidance programs. Chapter 3 discusses the framework for state programs. Chapter 4 provides the steps for implementing or revising the program. Chapter 5 discusses the 17 standards. An extensive appendix listing adds further information on such topics as guidance publications; state leadership plans; national standards for guidance; and the benefits of a comprehensive guidance program. (Contains 11 appendixes, 3 figures, 7 tables.) (JDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center on Education and Training for Employment.