Dual-enrollment program expands at Augusta Tech

...program, which requires students meet all Augusta Tech's admission guidelines and be referred by their high school guidance counselor.Inari said she is currently taking four core classes ? economy, math, English and psychology ? and that she...

SC teachers in grade-change probe

...Cynthia McBride had a student's grades changed last week. According to the letter, the two officials directed a guidance counselor at the school to change a student-athlete's grades from "failure due to absences" to passing grades. Turner...

Victim of deadly Charleston church shooting remembered in fifth funeral held at site of attack

...on my watch."Thompson's daughter, Denise Quarles, said the former public school teacher and middle school guidance counselor loved to tell stories."A quick phone call was never a quick phone call," she said.Friends and family said...

Hephzibah Middle School aims to remain competitive, adds programs

...wraparound services" and offer pupils help with their studies, the school hired two assistant principals and two guidance counselors."Our test scores match most of the higher performing schools in our area. To make sure we keep that up, we're...

Students do restoration work on old rides

...high school student in South Williamsport, Pa., Jay Rhoads wanted to work on classic cars for a living. But his guidance counselor told him to consider auto restoration as a hobby, not a career.Rhoads took her advice. He joined the National Guard...

Best & Brightest: Stephanie Munie, Aquinas High School

...is ambitious and humble, confident and at the same time appreciative of her gifts and talents, and never too busy to offer a genuine hello or lend a hand to others." ? Tara Garrison, M.S. guidance counselor, Aquinas High School

School officials bemoan lack of college tracking

...schools use college fairs, guidance counselors, campus visits and other strategies...came along, junior/senior guidance counselor Regina Thompson had to balance...Cross Creek High School guidance counselor Ame Holmes said she tries to...

Clayton Chriswell

...War. He spent 30 years as a successful Athletic Director, Head Football Coach, Physical Education teacher, and guidance counselor. He dedicated his life to high school athletics and loved all his students and players. He enjoyed his retirement...

What to Bring to College: The Smart (and Frugal) College Checklist

...stab in the dark. However, we had a lot of suggestions for what to take, both provided by my college and by my guidance counselor. However, they seemed to be full of unnecessary stuff (but we weren't sure which items were actually unnecessary...

Georgia's home-schooled students seek admissions equality

...standards for state universities is more difficult for those with home-based educations."You don't have a guidance counselor to help you. Many have to do their research on their own, which is hard," Corbin said. "Some schools have...