ERIC Number: ED506814
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Apr-15
Reference Count: 9
Facts for Education Advocates: School Counseling, Access and Persistence
Alliance for Excellent Education
School counselors play a critical role in preparing students for success in and completion of college. But their important work is often overlooked and not fully understood by other educators and the general public. To ensure that all students are ready to enter and graduate from higher education, school counselors need better and greater support. This month's Facts for Advocates focuses on school counseling, access and persistence.
Descriptors: School Counseling, Access to Education, Academic Persistence, Higher Education, Counselor Role, School Counselors, Academic Achievement, Low Income Groups, Minority Groups, College Students, High School Students
Alliance for Excellent Education. 1201 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 901, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-828-0828; Fax: 202-828-0821; Web site: http://www.all4ed.org
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education, Washington, DC.