Training Wheels for Student Leaders: A Junior Counseling Program in Action (Paperback)

A Junior Counseling Program in Action

By Autumn Messinger, Janet Walsh, Kyle Walsh (Illustrator)

Fine Print Press, Ltd., 9781888960136, 151pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2004

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Description

Many students are burdened with problems that, for them, become nearly insurmountable and intrude in achieving even basic educational goals . . . much less, academic excellence.

A "junior counselor" program is a major step toward a solution.

Junior counselors not only participate in . . . they LEAD in peer mentoring and peer mediation, as well as becoming an integral part of how a school functions. Through careful training and leadership, they assume roles of responsibility to assist the school counselor, teachers, and even principal in many day-to-day and special-event tasks.

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