Guidance & Counseling: 7 Skill Goals

Self-esteem Development Students will learn to manage their feelings, have accurate self-concept, and value their uniqueness
Motivation to Achieve Students will take advantage of educational opportunities, develop their academic potential, take responsibility for their educational planning and understand how career choices affect lifestyles
Decision-making &
Problem Solving
Students will solve problems, make good decisions, set goals and make plans, accept consequences of decisions and accept and manage change
Interpersonal Effectiveness Students will make and keep friends, understand others feelings, respect others feelings and participate effectively in groups
Communication Skills Students will understand communications skills, listen to others and express themselves appropriately
Cross-cultural Effectiveness Students will respect family units, respect traditions of communities, respect their own culture and heritage, relate effectively with others based on appreciation for differences
Responsible Behavior Student will accept responsibility for their behavior, manage their time efficiently, be self-disciplined and respect laws and rules