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ERIC Number: EJ1178331
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
Professional School Counselors' Advocacy: Mandated Testing and Other Inappropriate Roles and How to Advocate for Change
McGahey, James Todd
Georgia School Counselors Association Journal, v25 p80-85 2017
This paper examines many roles that are assigned to the professional school counselor. It examines those roles, their appropriateness and origin as related to the school counselor. It identifies appropriate professional school counselor roles and then suggest strategies for advocating for these roles. It also examines specific the counselor's role in mandated testing, suggesting testing's negative effects on the school population.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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