Standard A: Students will acquire the attitudes, knowledge and skills that contribute to effective learning in school and across the life span.
A:A1 Improve Academic Self-concept
A:A2 Acquire Skills for Improving Learning
A:A3 Achieve School Success
Standard B: Students will complete school with the academic preparation essential to choose from a wide range of substantial post-secondary options, including college.
A:B1 Improve Learning
A:B2 Plan to Achieve Goals
Standard C: Students will understand the relationship of academics to the world of work and to life at home and in the community.
A:C1 Relate School to Life Experiences
Standard A: Students will acquire the skills to investigate the world of work in relation to knowledge of self and to make informed career decisions.
C:A1 Develop Career Awareness
C:A2 Develop Employment Readiness
Standard B: Students will employ strategies to achieve future career goals with success and satisfaction.
C:B1 Acquire Career Information
C:B2 Identify Career Goals
Standard C: Students will understand the relationship between personal qualities, education, training and the world of work.
C:C1 Acquire Knowledge to Achieve Career Goals
C:C2 Apply Skills to Achieve Career Goals
Standard A: Students will acquire the knowledge, attitudes and interpersonal skills to help them understand and respect self and others.
PS:A1 Acquire Self-knowledge
PS:A2 Acquire Interpersonal Skills
Standard B: Students will make decisions, set goals and take necessary action to achieve goals.
PS:B1 Self-knowledge Application
Standard C: Students will understand safety and survival skills.
PS:C1 Acquire Personal Safety Skills
American School Counselor Association (2004). ASCA
National Standards for Students. Alexandria, VA: Author