ERIC Number: ED525976
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Feb
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Introduction to School Counseling
Wright, Robert J.
SAGE Publications (CA)
This comprehensive graduate-level text prepares readers to handle the problems and responsibilities they'll face as professional school counselors, preschool through high school. It covers a wide range of topics in-depth, including: effective interventions for racism and bullying, the continuing score gap between ethnic groups, a school counselor's leadership role in implementing school-based action research, a model for advocating on behalf of, and providing services to children with disabilities. The book is packed with real life examples and case descriptions: it provides strategies for preventing and responding to social and emotional problems, improving educational outcomes, and helping children score at optimum levels on high-stakes tests.
Descriptors: Emotional Problems, Action Research, Educational Objectives, Ethnic Groups, Outcomes of Education, High Stakes Tests, School Counseling, School Counselors, Leadership, Racial Bias, Bullying, Achievement Gap, Case Studies, Caseworker Approach, Counseling Psychology, Counseling Techniques, Textbook Content, Academic Achievement, Counselor Role
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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