Tag: School Counselors

A Guide to Understanding School Climate and Culture

This blog provides an in-depth understanding of the differences between school climate and school culture, and how they impact the well-being of students, teachers, and staff. It highlights the important roles that teachers, school counselors, principals, and students play in shaping these environments and offers practical tips for creating a positive school climate and culture.

The Impact of Emotional Health on Academics

Mental and emotional health are crucial aspects of overall well-being, and they have a significant impact on a student’s academic performance. The relationship between mental and emotional health and academic performance is complex and multifaceted. In this blog, we will explore the ways in which mental and emotional health can affect a student’s academic performance […]

Improving Teacher Retention with Social-Emotional Learning

The high rate of teacher burnout and turnover in the United States can be addressed through the implementation of SEL practices in schools, which can create a more supportive and empowering classroom environment for both students and teachers, improving academic performance and reducing behavioral issues.

How Counselors Can Create a Positive School Culture

School counselors can promote positive school cultures by using tools to survey student mental health and wellbeing, empowering students through personalized learning, utilizing competency-based learning, creating connections and trust, and promoting positive behaviors.