|LA||Adopted||P-12||School Counselor Requirements|
LAC 28:CXXXI.405 and 659
Revises requirements for K-12 school counselor certification and endorsements (to existing certificates). Requires the completion of a maste...
|FL||To governor 04/2013||P-12||Certified School Counselors|
Requires counselors in elementary, middle, & high schools to be certified school counselors. From final bill analysis: Substitutes "certifie...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12|
S.B. 1076 - K-12 Career and Education Planning
Adds "comprehensive K-20 career and education planning" to the priorities of Florida's K-20 education system, and requires such information ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||College and Career Coaches Program|
Creates the College and Career Coaches Program. Designates which districts are required to participate. Provides that the departments of edu...
|CA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Appropriations and Reappropriations|
S.B. 1016 - Appropriations and Reappropriations
From section 56 of bill summary: Reduces by various amounts appropriations made for supplemental school counseling, special education, partn...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Individual Student Career and Academic Plans|
H.B. 1345 (sections 12 and 15)
The state board of education must require schools and charter schools to assist students and their parents/gardians to develop and maintain ...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Access to Evidenced-Based Counseling|
To strengthen districts' ability to give their students the best opportunity for academic and personal success, requires, subject to the ava...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12|
|Career Education, CTE|
H.B. 713 - Career Education, CTE
Section 1: Delays until fall 2013 requirement that the state board of the Technical College System of Georgia require its institutions to ac...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12|
Requires interest inventories to be administered to high school juniors and college sophomores to assist students in career decisions.
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Academic and Career Planning in Middle Grades|
H.B. 7059 - Academic and Career Planning in Middle Grades
Permits required course in career planning to be taken in grade 6. Requires that such course (1) result in a personalized academic and caree...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Student Education Occupation Plans|
From bill summary: Defines a student education/occupation plan (SEOP) as a plan to be initiated early in the student's secondary school educ...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Secondary School Reform Act Delay/Teacher Evaluations/Tenure/Student Governance Councils/6th Grade Student Success Plan|
Secondary School Reform Act - Delays by two years the implementation of the secondary school reform requirements enacted in 2010 that: (1) I...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists|
H.B. 1386 - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists
Requires that a marriage and family therapist employed by a district be licensed by the state agency that licenses that profession. Provides...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Generation Texas Week|
H.B. 2909 - Generation Texas Week
Renames "Education: Go Get It Week" as "Generation Texas Week." Adds that the information provided to students during this week must include...
|CO||Final Regulations 06/2011||P-12||Standards for Individual Career and Academic Plans|
1 CO ADC 301-81:1.00; 1 CO ADC 301-81:2.00, 01, 02, 03
Establishes Standards for Individual Career and Academic Plans ('ICAP') for students enrolled in public schools.Each ICAP shall include a ca...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Student Guidance|
Revises the provisions governing the policy for the 4-year academic plan for ninth grade pupils to provide that the policy may ensure that e...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12|
|Task Force on Student Academic Success|
Creates the Task Force on Student Academic Success. The overall charge of the task force is to identify the junctures at which grade-level p...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Individual Graduation Plans|
H.B. 186 - Individual Graduation Plans
Amends Sections 20-2-82(e), 20-2-244(b) and 20-2-2065(b)(13) to clarify that the state board may not authorize waivers to and charter school...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Career Planning|
S.B. 2150 - Multiple Provisions
Requires each district to provide students in grade 7 or 8 with an individual consultative process or a nine-week course for the purpose of ...
|Utah Futures Web Site and Steering Committee|
Statutorily creates "Utah Futures" https://utahfutures.org/, a web-based education and career counseling program. Provides that Utah Futures...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||School Counselors|
Prohibit school districts from employing school counselors who are not certified.
|CA||Vetoed 08/2010||P-12||Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Quality Education Investment Act|
Requires that, in the report evaluating the effectiveness of the Quality Education Investment Act of 2006, the department identify the strat...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Student Academic Profiles|
Requires school guidance counselors employed in public high schools to complete an academic profile for each student in the ninth grade. Out...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Web-Based Counseling|
Requires the Georgia Student Finance Commission to (1) Provide students in grades 6-12 with web-based counseling, career awareness inventori...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||"College-Ready" Benchmark and Individual Graduation Plans|
H.B. 400 - New Section 20-2-327
Provides that student performance at the advanced proficiency/honors level on any tests required for high school graduation must be recogniz...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Research-Based Approaches for Low-Performing High Schools|
H.B. 400 - New Section 20-2-326, 328 and 329
--"Career academy" as (1) a specialized charter school established by a partnership between one or more local boards of ed...
|MI||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Educational Development Plan/Student Review|
Part of Michigan's Race to the Top Legisation; requires each pupil to review his or her educational development plan (EDP) in 8th grade and ...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||High School Graduation Requirements and Diplomas|
Changes graduation requirements for students entering 9th grade in the 2012-2013 school year; includes health education; reconciles multiple...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12|
|Postsecondary Credit for Advanced Placement|
Relates to advanced placement exams; requires state educational institutions to grant postsecondary level academic credit to students who re...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Financial Literacy as Math Requirement|
Relates to public schools; allows financial literacy that meets state standards to qualify for one of the four required mathematics units fo...
|CO||Adopted 01/2010||P-12||Individual Career and Academic Plans|
1 CCR 301-81
Intends to decrease dropout rates and increase graduation rates by assisting students in developing and maintaining a personalized postsecon...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||School Counseling|
Partially from Legislative Counsel's Digest:
States legislative intent relating to the role of school counselors and counseling programs. ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Immigration Agents, Immigration Status and Care for Neglected Pupils|
Creates new Section 32297. Provides that immigration agents shall not interfere with the education of pupils. Specifies that this policy not...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Career Resource Network|
Relates to the existing Career Resource Network, the primary duty of which is to provide career development information and resources to mid...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Governor's Closing the Achievement Gap Initiative|
H.B. 1 - Section 3306.31 and 265.70.80
Specifies that the following provisions apply to any district with a three-year average graduation rate at or below 80%. Requires each such ...
|NY||Adopted 06/2009||P-12||Supplementary Bilingual Education Extension|
Title 8 NYCRR 80-2.9, 80-4.3, 80-5.18
Creates a three-year, non-renewable supplementary bilingual education extension to authorize a pupil personnel service professional currentl...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Excused Absence to Visit Colleges|
Allows districts to grant excused absences for juniors and seniors visiting institutions of higher education. http://www.legis.state.tx.us/t...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||Postsec.||Financial Aid Guidance for Veterans|
Requires public institutions of higher education to ensure that one or more employees is trained in understanding state and federal student ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||School Counselors|
H.B. 3646 - Section 39
Rewrites 33.002 regarding certified school counselors. Directs the commissioner to distribute funds for school counselor and counseling prog...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||Postsec.||Exception to Automatic Admission of Students in Top 10% of High School Class|
S.B. 175 - Section 1, subsections (a)-(f), (j)-(k)
Permits the University of Texas at Austin to make an exception to the statute requiring all general academic teaching institutions to admit ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Higher Education Assistance Plan|
S.B. 175 - Section 6
Directs the higher education coordinating board to develop a plan under which each public high school that is, as determined by the board, s...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Counseling about Automatic Admissions Policy|
S.B. 175 - Section 3 and 4
Requires districts to notify every high school student, at the time the student first registers for one or more classes required for high sc...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Outreach to Top 10% Seniors|
S.B. 175 - Section 1, subsections (g), ((l)
Directs the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to institute a program to improve the outreach efforts of general academic teaching in...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Access to Student Records|
Allows a child's parent or guardian to designate a "significant individual" to participate in a school conference involving that child. Requ...
|OH||Adopted 05/2009||P-12||Academic and Career Planning|
Amends rules related to K-12 career development programs. Adds that middle school career exploration activities must enable students to deve...
|GA||Vetoed 05/2009||P-12||College- and Work-Ready Programs of Study|
S.B. 178 Section 10, Part 1
Enacts the "Building Resourceful Individuals to Develop Georgia's Economy Act". Directs the department of education to develop focused progr...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Counselor Positions|
H.B. 1400 - Counselor Positions Section
Beginning with 2010-11 school year, requires each district to have one full-time equivalency counselor for every 300 students. Up to one thi...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12|
|Articulation from High School to College and from Community College to Four-Year|
Adds several new subsections of law. Requires development and implementation of a plan to provide, at least twice annually to all principals...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||College and Career Readiness Planning Program Act|
Creates the College and Career Readiness Planning Program Act. Defines "college and career readiness". Beginning with the 2010-11 school yea...
|UT||Adopted 03/2009||P-12||Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Program|
Amends definition of Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Program ("Program") to add reference to informing and involving parents. Adds def...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2009||P-12||Guidance counselor|
Reimburses and rewards public school counselors who earn the credential of National Certified School Counselor.
|OH||Signed into law 01/2009||P-12|
|Free Career Information|
Authorizes the board of regents to enter into an agreement with private entities to provide free career information for students via the boa...
|CO||Adopted 08/2008||P-12||School Counselor Corps Grant Program|
1 CCR 301-74
Establishes rules regarding the School Counselor Corps Grant Program, including application procedures, review criteria and reporting requir...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||High School Dropout Prevention Act of 2008|
Provides that before a student between the ages of 17 and 18 may drop out, the student and student's parent must attend an exit interview, i...
|WV||Adopted 06/2008||P-12||Changes to Policy 2510|
Title 126, Series 42
From the introduction to the adopted rules:
"Revisions were needed in Policy 2510 to allow local school districts greater flexibility in th...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||School Counselor Corps Grant Program|
Makes legislative findings concerning the importance of school counseling services for students in middle, junior high, and high schools; cr...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Student Readiness for College or Work|
S.F. 2216 - Generally
Concerns state and local measures for preparing a student for a career or for postsecondary education, including a mandated statewide core c...
|MD||Adopted 04/2008||P-12||Career Development Guidance|
COMAR 13A.04.10.01, .02
Provides the Maryland Career Development Framework standards to guide the implementation of a systematic instructional program in career dev...
|NM||Signed into law 02/2008||P-12|
|College and Workplace Readiness Assessment|
Relates to public schools; changes the statewide college and workplace readiness assessments; allows the eleventh grade standards-based asse...
|GA||Adopted 12/2007||P-12||Teacher Certification|
GAC 505-2-.10, -.26, -.96, -.150, -.166, -.167, -.202,-.300, -.350, -.351, -.352, -.353, - .354, -.355; 505-3-.62, -.63
505-2-.10: Adds provisions and clarification for National Guard personnel to apply for JROTC instructor positions, which is now authorized b...
|MI||Enacted 11/2007||P-12||High School Reform|
Revises high school personal curriculum requirements for transfer pupils; relates to advanced placement, diplomas and merit standards requir...
|IA||Adopted 10/2007||P-12||School Nurse, School Guidance Counselor|
IAC 281-12.2(256), 12.3(11), 12.4(12)
Requires that each school district have a school nurse and a qualified (i.e., licensed by the Board of Education Examiners) guidance counsel...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2007||P-12|
Requires each school district offering any of grades 9 to 12, inclusive, prior to class registration, for each school in the district, to pr...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2007||P-12|
Expands the Fair Competition for College and Career Opportunity Program to include provisions for individualized review of the career goals ...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Definition of Professional Worker|
Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Adds school counselor and school counselor intern to the list of professio...
|LA||Adopted 08/2007||P-12||School Counselor Certification|
Revises the requirements for add-on certification as a school counselor. Allows three years of successful experience as a school counselor t...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||School Psychology Internship Consortium|
Provides that, subject to appropriations, the state board of education must provide grants to the School Psychology Internship Consortium fo...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12|
|Access to Student Assistance Programs in Reach of Everyone (ASPIRE)|
Authorizes the Oregon Student Assistance Commission to establish Access to Student Assistance Programs in Reach of Everyone (ASPIRE) to prov...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||High School Completion for At Risk Students|
Implements the recommendations of the Governor's Task Force to Engage State's Youth; ensures that students experiencing education disruption...
|TX||Vetoed 06/2007||Postsec.||Assessing Student Academic Advising Services|
Requires the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, institutions of higher education, and relevant professionals to develop an instrumen...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||High School Reform|
Provides for high school reform. Requires the board of trustees of each school district to adopt a policy for each public school of the scho...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Guidance and Counseling Programs|
S.F. 277 (Section 4)
Beginning July 1, 2007, requires every school district to have a qualified guidance counselor licensed by the board of educational examiners...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Waivers from Certain Staffing Requirements|
S.F. 277 (Section 5 and 8)
Section 5: Strikes and rewrites section 256.11A. Authorizes the board of directors of a school district to file a request by August 1, 2007 ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||School Counselors|
Declares that a school counselor is a professional educator who holds a valid school counselor certification as defined by the professional ...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Counselor Licensure Eligibility|
Allows counselors to apply for level three-b administrative licenses.
|ID||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Teen Early Intervention Mental Health and Substance Abuse Specialist Program|
Defines "teens at risk" as public school students in grades 7-12 who have been identified as expressing or exhibiting indications of depres...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||high school counseling|
Provides state high school students with comprehensive information concerning college scholarships and state-funded programs for developing ...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2007||Postsec.|
|Hathaway Scholarship Program Revisions|
Revises the Hathaway scholarship program by increasing curriculum requirements necessary to qualify for scholarships; establishes specific c...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Individual Academic Career Plan|
S.B. 311-- Sec. 3313.603(H)
Directs the department to make its individual academic career plan available through its Ohio career information system web site for distric...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Alternatives for Students Not Completing the Ohio Core|
S.B. 311-- 3313.603(D)
Provides that a student who enters grade 9 in the 2010-2011 through 2013-2014 school years may graduate from high school even though the stu...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||S.B. 311 -- Sec. 3313.6014|
Requires local boards to adopt procedures for notifying each high school student's parent of the requirements of the Ohio core curriculum (h...
|GA||Adopted 11/2006||P-12||Teacher Preparation and Certification|
GAC 505-2-.05, .06, .25, .38, .150, .162, .163, .165, .202, .204, .205, .206; 505-3-.16, -.85
Clarifies various rules regarding certification, including certificaton for interns, non-renewable professionals, teaching endorsements, saf...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Role School Counselors Play in Providing Dropout Prevention|
Directs the state board of education to report on the role school counselors play in providing dropout prevention and intervention services ...
|MI||Adopted 07/2006||P-12||School Psychologist Certificate|
R 380.203, .204, .205, .206, .208
Amends rules concerning school psychologist certificate; defines role of school psychologist; provides requirements for a preliminary school...
|MI||Rule Adoption 07/2006||P-12||School Counselor Certification & Licensure|
R 390.1301 thru .1308
Amends rules to the Department of Education concerning the certification and licensure of school counselors. http://www.state.mi.us/orr/emi/...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||National Certified School Counselor Credential|
Extends the deadline from July 2007 to 2013 for certain school counselors to have obtained an initial credential from the National Board for...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Plan for Completing Core Curriculum|
S.B. 2272 - Section 13
Requires each high school student's plan for completing the core curriculum to include career options and to identify the coursework needed ...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Florida Secondary School Redesign Act|
H.B. 7087 - Section 19
Defines secondary schools as those serving grades 6-12. Specifies that the following guiding principles must be used in the annual preparat...
|LA||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||National School Psychology Certification Board|
Extends the deadline from 2006 to 2013 for certain school psychologists to have obtained an initial credential from the National School Psyc...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Readiness for Postsecondary Education and Workforce Program|
H.B. 7087 (Section 37)
The legislation shifts career and postsecondary planning from 9th grade to beginning in middle school. It is the intent of the Legislature t...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12|
|High School and College Readiness Assessments|
Requires the state assessment system, by the 2007-2008 school year, to include:
1. A high school readiness examination to assess ...
|IA||Adopted 04/2006||P-12||Class G Guidance Counselor License|
IAC 282-14.132(272), 14.132(1) through 14.132(3)
Addresses the shortage of school guidance counselors. Creates new class of guidance counselor license. Page 80 of 100: http://www.legis.stat...
|MI||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||New High School Graduation Requirements|
Establishes statewide high school graduation requirements effective with the class of 2010, including 4 units English; 3 units science, incl...
|AL||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||National Board for Certified Counselors|
Requires public elementary and secondary school counselors to be certified by National Board for Certified Counselors, provides for annual s...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Progression Toward Completion of Career Plan|
H.B. 1347 Section 8
Requires a student's guidance counselor, in consultation with the student and the student's parent, to review annually a student's career pl...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12|
|Double Up for College|
H.B. 1347 Section 10
Establishes Chapter 11.5, the Double Up For College Program
Sec. 1. As used in this chapter, "postsecondary credit" means credit toward an a...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Student-Centered Planning Program|
Provides that, to the extent funds are appropriated for this purpose, the superintendent of public instruction shall develop and disseminate...
|KY||Adopted 02/2006||P-12||Individual Learning Plans|
704 KAR 3:305 (section 3)
Requires districts to implement an advising and guidance process throughout the middle and high schools to provide support for the developme...
|ID||Issued 01/2006||P-12||Idaho Career Information Board|
Executive Order 2006-4
Changes the name of the Idaho State Occupational Information Coordinating Committee to the Idaho Career Information Board. Requires board to...
|CA||Consideration of governor's veto pending 09/2005||P-12||Counseling for At-risk Students|
An act to amend Section 49600 of the Education Code, relating to at-risk pupils. Requires that educational counseling include, in addition t...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2005||P-12||California Career Resource Network|
Repeals the California Occupational Information Coordination Committee and instead establishes the California Career Resource Network for th...
|NJ||Rule Adoption 08/2005||P-12||Programs To Support Student Development|
NJAC 6A:16-1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.5 thru 5.8, 6.1 thru 6.3,7.1, 7.2 thru 7.10, 8 thru 11
Establishes and amends requirements for school district boards relating to development and implementation of school safety plans, cooperatio...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12|
|Notification of Potential Career Opportunities|
Adds new subsection 49-7-202. Requires the commission, with the assistance of the University of Tennessee system and the state university an...
|SC||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12|
|South Carolina Education and Economic Development Act|
Adds a new chapter (59) establishing the South Carolina Education and Economic Development Act. Provides for the development of a curriculum...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Incentives for Teacher Recruitment and Retention in High-Priority Districts|
S.B. 1044 (section 31)
Includes guidance counselors and librarians in definition of "teacher" or "teachers" in provisions relating to incentives for teacher recrui...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Social Workers in Public Schools|
Increases the number and availability of social workers in the public schools. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2005/public/sb118...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12|
|Career Counseling for Students|
Requires each district's student services plan to include a district-level tracking system for students who fail to reach proficiency on sta...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Attendance of Counselor at Pupil Suspension Conference|
A.B. 2855 (multiple provisions)
Section 10: Changes the law from requiring a school counselor or psychologist to attend a parent-teacher conference regarding a pupil suspen...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Academic and Career Exploration Plan|
Authorizes a school district to provide a pupil with an individualized academic and career exploration plan prior to the completion of grade...
|DE||Rule Adoption 09/2004||P-12||Certification School Psychologist|
14 DAC 1577
Amends regulation relating to the Certification of School Psychologists to align them with current statute and regulations concerning licens...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2004||P-12||Student Academic Review and Counseling|
Authorizes a unified school district or a high school district to implement the Student Academic Review and Counseling Program in grade 8 or...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||School Certified Guidance Counselor|
Authorizes employment of the immediate family members of a school board member or school superintendent as a certified guidance counselor of...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||Counselors Guidance|
Includes guidance counselors holding appropriate ancillary certificates issued by the state department of education in definitions of person...
|DE||Rule Adoption 05/2004||P-12||Certification School Social Work Services|
14 DAC 1582
Amends regulations relating to requirements for a standard certificate. Changes made to comply with statutory changes regarding the licensur...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||School Nurses and Counselors Salary Supplements|
Provides that a licensed nurse who has met the requirements and acquired a certificate form the National Board of Certification of School Nu...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||School Counselor Requirements|
Amends the School Code concerning school counselors. Provides that in lieu of holding or qualifying for a teaching certificate in addition t...
|HI||Vetoed 07/2003||P-12||School Counselors|
Appropriates funds for the conversion of ten month counselor positions to twelve month for multi-track schools. http://www.capitol.hawaii.go...
|GA||Vetoed 06/2003||P-12||School Counselors|
Relates to conditions of employment of certain persons under the "Quality Basic Education Act," so as to provide for salary increases for ce...
|WV||Adopted 11/2002||P-12||Developmental Guidance and Counseling STATE ID: 126-67|
Title 126, Series 67
Sets the requirements for Pre-K-12 comprehensive developmental guidance and counseling programs for schools in West Virginia that reflect th...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2002||P-12||Development of a master plan for pupil support services|
Relates to educational counseling. Requires the state department to convene a voluntary working group for the purpose of developing a master...
|CA||Died 08/2002||P-12||The role of school counselors|
State legislative findings and declarations regarding the purpose and goal of educational counseling programs and the role of school counsel...
|FL||Signed into law 08/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Teacher Certification Requirements|
According to legislative summary: "Amends ... to clarify that a statement of status of eligibility for a subject area authorized at the time...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||School Guidance Counselors|
Lists qualifications school guidance counselors must hold; lists comprehensive counseling services school guidance counselors are to provide...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Guidance Counselors, Reading Specialists|
Amends the Standards of Quality to require, within the Standards of Accreditation, guidance counselors in elementary schools at the followin...
|CA||Signed by Governor 09/2001||P-12||Pupil Support Personnel|
Chapter No.250, Requires the State Department of Education to conduct a study of pupil support, defined to include school counselors, school...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Counselors' Duties|
Requires the comptroller of public accounts to conduct a comprehensive statewide study of the duties public school counselors perform. The s...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Student Advising|
Each counselor at an elementary, middle, or junior high school is required to advise students and their parents or guardians regarding the i...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Standards for Teachers, Administrators|
Relates to elementary and secondary education provisions addressed in the creation of North Dakota Century Code; relates to administration, ...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Qualifications for Counselors|
Relates to professional counselors; provides that provisions of law shall not apply to interns in counseling acting under direct supervision...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||Counselors Not Certified as Teachers|
Public Act 288; Relates to education; regards counseling; allows school counselors who are not certified as teachers to serve in public scho...
|VA||Vetoed 03/2000||P-12||Guidance Counselors|
Amends the Standards of Quality to require, within the Standards of Accreditation, guidance counselors in elementary schools at the followin...
|GA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Omnibus Bill - Guidance Counselor Requirements & Funding|
Guidance counselors are required to spend at least five of six periods counseling or advising students and parents. Funding for middle scho...
|TN||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Coordinated Health Program|
Provides for coordinated school health program; requires program to include, but not be limited to, school nurses, health education, school ...