Set (and Enforce) Counselor-to-Student Ratio Limits

Setting and enforcing caps on the number of students served by one school counselor creates opportunities for more individualized support.

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The fact that high schools (and society in general) are okay with this statistic is horrifying. What happens in high school will impact each student for the rest of his/her life and will limit or open opportunities that set the course of the student's life. If he or she doesn't have any guidance--whether from an official guidance counselor, a parent, a teacher, another caring adult--how does he/she even know where to begin and what to do.

How might we create a process that can activate school communities, the greater education system, and society to change this?