The Colorado School Counselor Association represents school counselors at all levels in Colorado. Its purpose is to serve its members and the public through programs that advance guidance and counseling in all school work settings: elementary, middle/junior high, high school, and post-secondary.
CSCA serves over 1,500 school counselors in the state of Colorado.
ASCA 2015 School Counselor of the Year "Cory Notestine, a school counselor at Alamosa High School in Alamosa, Colo., has been named the 2015 School Counselor of the Year. The award, presented by
the American School Counselor Association..." to read more click here!
2015 CSCA Conference The2015 CSCA Conference will take place November 11th - November 13th at Antler's Hilton in Colorado Springs, CO. More information to follow.
Winter CSCA Newsletter for Members
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For additional support in setting up a site visit please contact one of our VPs.
Congratulations to all elected board members, they will take office July 2015.
President Elect:Cory Notestine
Elem VP: Carl Sanchez
High School VP: Stefanie Abrams
Region 4: Stella Maez
Region 8: Kayleen Schweitzer
Region 10: Tammy Lawrence
Region 12: Kim Severn
Mentorship Program Ever consider serving as a mentor within the profession of School Counseling? If you have 5 years (recommended) of professional School Counseling experience, we invite you to share your knowledge and skills with newly licensed School Counselors within the profession and/or school sites that are without School Counselor representation, but need School Counseling services. These newly licensed School Counselors and school sites are recipients of the Colorado Corp Grant in which mentorship is a requirement.
Requirements to become a Mentor are:
An understanding of the ASCA National Model.
1 year committment
Maintain phone/Skype or face-to-face contact 1-2x/ weekly with the mentee/site.
Provide data driven guidance interventions and recommendations.
Collaborate on process and procedures with the mentee/site.
Establish attainable goals with the mentee/site.
Those that complete 1 school year as a Mentor will receive a freeone year membership to CSCA for your work and time.
*If interested, please contact the Mentorship Program Director, Brigette Archuleta at firstname.lastname@example.org(970) 258-0691by October 31, 2014. Your advocacy and representation is very much needed!!!