Counselors and Special Educators in Rural Schools Working Together to Create a Positive School Community

Frank Thornton
2018 International Electronic Journal of Elementary Education  
School counselors and special educators in rural areas working together can be a powerful team to help schools create a positive school community. In one rural school community, they partnered with faculty and staff to implement a School Wide Positive Behavior support program to improve student outcomes. The counselor and special educator, through intentional communication and collaboration, helped develop a positive school community, using the skills and training of their individual
more » ... dividual disciplines. This article focusses on the roles played in the process.
doi:10.26822/iejee.2018336197 fatcat:t5szovum6faxbmvnhb442fgwje