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Information for Administrators and District Directors

Today's school counselors are vital members of the education team. They help all students in the areas of academic achievement, career development and social/emotional development, ensuring today's students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow. 

Roles and Ratios
The role of the school counselor
Appropriate/inappropriate duties

Infographic: What Does a School Counselor Do?
School-counselor-to-student ratios (ASCA recommends a ratio of 1:250)
Effectiveness of school counseling
School counselor/principal relationship
Position statements

Hiring, Interviewing and Evaluating School Counselors
Hiring school counselors – have a position to post? Members can post job ads on the ASCA SCENE. Nonmembers can e-mail ASCA to post it for you
Sample interview questions
Annual agreement template
School counselor competencies
Performance appraisal template

Education and Training
Site-based training
ASCA National Model training
ASCA Annual Conference
ASCA publications (bulk discounts available)
Framework for Safe and Successful Schools

Comprehensive School Counseling Programs
ASCA National Model portal
Recognized ASCA Model Program (RAMP)