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Terms

Use for:

  • Educational guidance
  • Guidance, Educational
  • Guidance, School
  • Guidance, Student
  • Personnel service in education
  • School counseling
  • School guidance
  • Student counseling
  • Student guidance
  • Students-Counseling of

Broader term:

  • Counseling

Related term:

  • Vocational guidance

Title

School Counseling

Scope Note

Here are entered works on the provision of assistance to pupils in their choices in and adjustment to the schools' curriculum and school life in general. [Quoted from: http://www.harare.unesco.org/heresource/WORD/New-8.doc]

"Persons who give educational guidance are usually called counselors. Many schools employ trained full-time counselors. Their work often includes helping with students' emotional problems. In many schools the principal or one or more selected teachers serve as part-time counselors. Home-room teachers often play a main part in a school's guidance program. In colleges and universities, professors (called faculty advisors) and deans of students act as counselors." [Quoted from: http://people.howstuffworks.com/educational-guidance-info.htm].

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