Mrs. Lori Schierts

Phone: 913-422-8700 ext 2717

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Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Lori Schierts

BUILDING CHARACTER AT CCE with Mrs. Lori Schierts, Counselor 

A KANSAS ELEMENTARY COUNSELOR HAS… 

  • A Counseling Certificate issued by the State Department of Education
  • A Master's Degree with emphasis in the following areas: 
    Guidance Principles 
    Counseling Procedures 
    Group Guidance 
    Educational Measures 
    Standardized Testing 
    Career Education

 

WHAT DOES AN ELEMENTARY COUNSELOR DO?

  • Counsels with students
  • Counsels with families
  • Consults with teachers, parents, other school staff members, and community agencies
  • Teaches classroom guidance lessons
  • Provides individual and group counseling Promotes a positive school climate

 

WHY DOES AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL COUNSELOR COUNSEL STUDENTS…BOTH INDIVIDUALLY AND IN GROUPS?

  • To help children develop self-understanding and self-awareness
  • To help children build self-confidence and self-esteem
  • To help children recognize and make the best use of their capabilities
  • To help children feel worthwhile
  • To give children the opportunity to talk about their educational and personal-social concerns
  • To help children better adjust to their school and home environments
  • To help children in the decision making process!