Many states are introducing or revamping evaluation systems for school counselors. The viability of such systems depends greatly on their ability to help school counselors implement and adhere to comprehensive school counseling programs. This study illuminates counselors’ perceptions of the evaluation process regarding the four components (foundation, management, delivery, accountability) of the American School Counselors Association national model. Surveys of school counselors reveal they perceive the evaluation process to help very little in implementing and adhering to the foundation, management, and accountability components of comprehensive school counseling programs, and to be only somewhat helpful in implementing and adhering to the delivery component. This study indicates a need for renewed emphasis on preparing principals to effectively facilitate the evaluation process.
Elam, Nick; Geesa, Rachel; Mayes, Renae; and McConnell, Kat
"School Counselors' Perceptions of Comprehensive School Counseling (CSC) Adherence and Implementation,"
Journal of Educational Leadership in Action: Vol. 6
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lindenwood.edu/ela/vol6/iss1/2
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