guidance counselor


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guidance counselor

Child psychology A school worker trained to screen, evaluate and advise students on career and academic matters
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The bill seeks to recognize the vital role of guidance counselors in nation-building and has set new professional standards which are internationally recognized and globally competitive," Haresco said.
Coaches, guidance counselors, and the NCAA in general are there to help them.
Business leaders across the country are emerging as valued partners to guidance counselors who are focused on student career development.
And some children don't have a constant in their life other than the guidance counselor.
Every guidance counselor in Michigan's high schools would like to offer students--and their parents--more options for meeting graduation requirements and for satisfying particular learning interests," David Spencer, president of the Michigan Virtual University, said in published reports.
A guidance counselor at the Department of Education has a monthly salary of P18,000-P19,000, which is equivalent to the salary of a newly hired teacher.
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