Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo


Provides Web site links and other resources on counseling and student support services and programs.

Funding Sources
Funding information for counseling and student support services.

National School Counseling Model and Standards
Links to resources that help connect school counseling programs with current educational reform movements.

National School Counseling Week
Information regarding the National School Counseling Week, held each February, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association.

Professional Associations and Ethical Standards
A listing of Web site links to state and national professional associations.

Support Personnel Accountability Report Card (SPARC)
A continuous improvement tool that gives a school site an opportunity to demonstrate effective communication and a commitment to getting results. Includes lists of the California Counselor Leadership Academy winners.

Questions:   Educational Options, Student Support, and American Indian Education Office | 916-323-2183
Last Reviewed: Monday, April 3, 2017
Recently Posted in Counseling/Student Support
  • February 2017 Meeting Minutes (added 21-Jun-2017)
    Minutes of the February 14, 2017 meeting of the Student Mental Health Policy Workgroup.
  • Student Mental Health Policy Workgroup (updated 21-Jun-2017)
    The Student Mental Health Policy Workgroup will assess the current mental health needs of California students and gather evidence to support its policy recommendations to the State Superintendent of Public Instruction and the California Legislature.
  • Funding Results (added 21-Jun-2017)
    Project Cal-Well funding results for fiscal year 2016-17.
  • Youth Suicide Prevention (updated 08-Jun-2017)
    A listing of resources to help school districts address the need for youth suicide prevention, intervention, and postvention, including a model youth suicide prevention policy for local educational agencies (LEAs).
  • SMHPW May 2017 Meeting Agenda (updated 09-May-2017)
    Student Mental Health Policy Workgroup meeting agenda for May 10, 2017.