Board Election: Congratulations to the newly elected members of ASCA's Board of Directors, Crystal Brewer, Sarah Kirk and Richard Tench. Read more.

Mental Health Service Professional Demonstration Grant Program​: Apply for federal government grants by Aug. 5. Learn more.

2020 Annual Conference Call for Programs: Have a great idea for a conference session you'd like to present? Submit your proposal by Sept. 3, 2019. 

Student-to-School-Counselor Ratios: Updated ratios for the 2016–2017 school year are now available. The national average is 455-to-1, an improvement over last year but still higher than ASCA's recommended ratio of 250-to-1. See how your state stacks up.

Helping Students After Crisis: Get resources for helping students in the aftermath of hurricanes and floods. Get resources for helping students in the aftermath of a shooting.  Get resources for helping students deal with troubling issues in the news.

Health and Education Awareness Dates: Download a calendar of 2019–2020 health and education awareness dates. 

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The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) supports school counselors' efforts to help students focus on academic, career and social/emotional development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society. ASCA provides professional development, publications and other resources, research and advocacy to school counselors around the globe. Learn more or  join today!