ERIC Number: EJ893113
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Sep
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 12
Using a Cohort Model for School Counselor Preparation to Enhance Commitment to Social Justice
Paisley, Pamela O.; Bailey, Deryl F.; Hayes, Richard L.; McMahon, H. George; Grimmett, Marc A.
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v35 n3 p262-270 Sep 2010
This article describes a cohort model of school counselor preparation designed to enhance graduate student commitment to social justice. Foundational principles of group work are used as the vehicle for understanding self in context and for integrating the tenets associated with social justice advocacy. Key components related to program mission, admissions processes, and course sequence are discussed. Recommendations for other counselor education programs are also identified.
Descriptors: Social Justice, Graduate Students, Grouping (Instructional Purposes), School Counselors, Counselor Training, Program Descriptions, Teamwork, Models, Instructional Design, School Counseling
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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