The Board of Education has requested community comment on a revised policy (IJA) on school counseling programs and services.
The revised Policy IJA, School Counseling Programs and Services, sets forth the purpose and scope of school counseling programs and services. The proposed revision conveys a vision for school counseling that is aligned with national standards, incorporates effective best practices, and supports the academic achievement of diverse student populations.
Copies of the revised policy are available through the Department of Communications by calling 301-279-3391 or on the link below.
Individuals who wish to provide comments should respond in writing by September 30, 2004. All responses should be sent to the Office of the Superintendent of Schools, 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20850. The responses will be shared with the Board of Education.