What should school counselors do?
from National Journal
Guidance counselors in high schools are hopelessly overbooked. The recommended caseload is roughly 250 students per counselor, but as schools look to cut budgets, some counselors might find themselves with twice or three times as many cases. "How in depth are you going to know those kids," says Dan Fuller, vice president of legislative relations at Communities in Schools, a nonprofit that provides "site coordinators" for schools who give more extensive services to the most troubled students.
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