My Problem of Practice has been to find a better way to define the role of the school counselor. How can we strengthen our profession so that we have not broadened it to the point of saturation? Can we do it all and be effective?
Norm Gysbers, who developed the ASCA National Model, was asked in an interview, “How do we leverage technology?” He said he would leave it to the younger people to figure out. Gysbers also said that we need to reach students through technology because that is where they are right now.
I envison using technology through a school counselor app. The app will display all that a counselor offers in a comprehensive program to reach students. Continue reading