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1st Edition

Student Guidance & Development

ISBN 9781883001476
Published December 1, 1997 by Routledge
176 Pages

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Book Description

This book provides information about best practices in guidance and counseling. It provides examples of innovative programs which meet students' personal needs, such as school-wide discipline programs, peer mediation, student activities. etc.

Table of Contents

- Principles of Student Growth and Development: Theories and Practices to Assist Educators
- Student Guidance: Utilizing Staff and Community to Meet Social and Academic Needs of Students
- Student Guidance: Developing Student Social Responsibility
- Student Guidance: Guidance and Counseling Services
- Student Guidance: Student Activity Programs
- Student Guidance: Parents in Partnership with Schools
- Selected References

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Mary Ann Ward is the co-principal of Katz-McMillan Cooperating Schools, where she shares responsibilities with Dr. Dode Worsham. Mrs. Ward has taught various grade levels in the United States as well as overseas. Prior to becoming an administrator, she was a curriculum consultant in the areas of mathematics and science, a facilitator for Effective Schools and Mentoring and Coaching, and has designed and written pilot curriculum programs and workshops in the area of mathematics. Mrs. Ward has offered workshops and has presented at regional and national conferences. She is a founding member of the Nevada League of Professional Schools., Dr. Dode Worsham is the co-principal of Katz-McMillan Cooperating Schools, a year-round elementary school in Las Vegas, Nevada. She has been an administrator for over ten years as well as an adjunct professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she teaches a graduate-level reading course. She also teaches for NOVA University in the field of reading and school improvement. Dr. Worsham has been a public school teacher and a curriculum consultant for the Clark County School District. She has offered workshops, been a keynote speaker for Reading Conferences and is a founding member of the Nevada League of Professional Schools.