“If you work with college-bound students, this book must be on your desk at all times.”
With more college options and higher college costs, students and parents need the advice and support of a well-informed school counselor to guide them through the college selection process. College Counseling for School Counselors gives counselors everything needed to build a successful college counseling program, no matter how many students they work with.
After creating a framework for a strong curriculum, College Counseling for School Counselors shows how to explore all college options with students and families, including options for students with special needs and talents. The follow-up activities in each chapter give counselors resources that bring the ideas to life, and a three year calendar shows counselors how to introduce every idea at a manageable pace, building to a comprehensive college counseling program and strong individual college plans for every student.
Busy, caring counselors will find everything they need in College Counseling for School Counselors to improve their college counseling program, and reach every student they work with.
Finding the right colleges (yes, there are more than one) can sometimes seem like an impossible task, but it isn’t. Using the same skills they’ve developed in school, social media surfing, and texting, every student can find colleges that will offer them the right mix of challenge, opportunity and support. These same skills make applying to college a fun—yes, fun!—mix of students telling colleges about their life, and learning more about themselves along the way.
Students-- If you’re looking for a book that will walk you through each step of choosing a college with clear, complete, encouraging advice, you’ve found it. Keep this book close at hand throughout your search, and you’ll soon see that College is Yours!