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American School Counselor Association (ASCA) Legal and Ethical FAQ Are case notes truly my own or do I have to share them if ever lawyers get involved?

American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

Do I have to testify? The sharing of case notes depends on your state statutes and often your ability to advocate using the legal muscle your ethical standards provide you. In some states, the conversations between school counselors and students are considered privileged communication. In most states, however, school counselors are required to testify in court proceedings. American School Counselor Association (ASCA) Regardless of whether children are exposed to domestic violence through direct physical abuse or are observers only, they can be emotionally traumatized by the violence in the home.

American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

Childhood observers of domestic violence can display some of the same responses as physically abused children and may affect their ability to function in school. The school community plays a pivotal role in the lives of childhood observers of domestic violence, and school counselors, as first responders, often function as crisis managers once a disclosure has been made. School counselors face three major challenges when advocating for childhood observers of domestic violence: Character Education Lessons, Conflict Resolution and Random Acts.

All Lesson Plans. Exploring Our Cultural Customs Students will inform classmates about their cultural customs and family traditions through research and formal presentations.

All Lesson Plans

Grade Level: Grade 5 The Hundred Dresses Students will be able to analyze the words and actions of fictional characters in order to determine if the individual (s) showed good character. Elementary School Counseling - Marissa's Blog. Entirely Elementary...School Counseling. The School Counselor Kind. I have a confession.

The School Counselor Kind

Here it is: I don’t like doing career lessons. I know, I know, career lessons are important! Resources - Elementary School Counseling. 1000+ images about Books for Guidance/Book Lessons on Pinterest. 1000+ images about School Counseling Books and Guidance Lessons on Pinterest. Bullying. Shop for anything from creative people everywhere. Pinterest: Discover and save creative ideas. Teaching Resources & Lesson Plans. Elementary School Counselor blog, by Scott Ertl, Elementary School Counselor.

Savvy School Counselor. Picture Books and Character Traits. Lesson Plans - Character Education - Life Skills - Elementary School. Cooperation - Lesson Plans - Elementary - Character Education) 1.

Cooperation - Lesson Plans - Elementary - Character Education)

Think of a really good experience you had as a member of a group. What made it good? Think of a bad experience. Contact Students and Parents via Text or Email using Remind101. Let’s face it – your students and a lot of parents emphatically check their phones and email.

Contact Students and Parents via Text or Email using Remind101

Wouldn’t it be great to have an easy and safe way to mass communicate with the students and parents in your class without needing their personal cell phone numbers or having to give out yours? Consider using Remind101, which is a free service that allows you to setup a classroom distribution list to mass communicate with your students and parents. School Counselor Facebook Guide Released - Digital Education.

With the prevalence of Facebook as one of the dominant social networks among young users, and the growing public awareness of issues like cyberbullying, online privacy, and digital literacy, the American School Counselor Association has combined with iKeepSafe , an Internet safety advocacy group, to publish a guide to help school counselors make sense of the platform and its on-campus impact.

School Counselor Facebook Guide Released - Digital Education