An Elementary School Counselor provides:
-School Guidance Curriculum
-classroom guidance, parent instruction, group activities
-Individual and Small Group Student Planning
-appraisal and advisement
-consultation, individual/small-group counseling, crisis response, referrals,
-professional development, collaboration, program management and operation
Elementary School Counselors help students:
-achieve academic goals.
-develop a better understanding and acceptance of themselves.
-cope with life changes.
-develop problem solving and decision making skills.
-develop emotionally and socially.
-begin to develop career goals.
Elementary School Counselors help school staff:
-understand and meet students' personal, social, emotional, academic, and
Elementary School Counselors help parents:
-understand their child's emotions and behaviors.
-access community resources when needed.
-with strategies to use at home with problem behaviors.
-interpret standardized test scores.
What are some specific things Mrs. Gosdin does?
- Classroom Guidance for all grade levels
- Small Group Guidance for identified students
- Lunch Bunch for New Owls
- Work with students on an individual basis for a variety of reasons
-family/life changes and crises
- Facilitate & Promote the following programs:
-Reed Character Trait of the Month program
-Red Ribbon Week
-6th grade programs: AIM for Success, 6 Year Plan, 7th Grade Registration