Denver Public Schools. Blueprint for District-Wide School Counseling Support. What is the ‘IT’ that these people have?. They Have ‘IT’: They Own the Turf!. Ancient History (until 2007). How did DPS get to this point? Advisory Committee vs. Leadership Team Difference in Philosophy
Denver Public Schools
Blueprint for District-Wide School Counseling Support
They Have ‘IT’: They Own the Turf!
Leadership Development Collaboration
Shared Vision & Mission Team Decision-Making
SCHOOL COUNSELING LEADERSHIP TEAM
State Vision & Mission
School District Vision & Mission
Mission: The mission of the Colorado State Board of Education is to provide all of Colorado’s children equal access to quality, thorough, uniform, well-rounded educational opportunities in a safe and civil learning environment.
Vision: All children in Colorado will become educated and productive citizens.
The mission of the Denver Public Schools is to provide all students the opportunity to achieve the knowledge and skills necessary to become contributing citizens in our diverse society.
Post Secondary Readiness: Our mission is to ensure that all Denver Public Schools students graduate and successfully pursue postsecondary opportunities that prepare them to be productive world citizens.
District-wide Transformed School Counseling Vision and Mission
All Denver Public School students become lifelong learners and productive world citizens.
Our mission as professional school counselors is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program to ensure that all students graduate from DPS college and career readyand successfully pursue postsecondary opportunities that prepare them to be productive world citizens.
Q: How do we PRIORITIZE this huge list of elements?A: HOW WELL do School Counselors currently know or are able to do the priority elements?
Percent of Counselors who indicated they are “Meeting” & “Exceeding”
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Denver Public Schools
School Counseling Leadership Team