Process Management continuing education for inclusive education at the Fernando Centeno Güell National Center for Special Education

This article summarizes the results of a descriptive, quantitative study which addrees continuing education needs of persons who have graduated from the University of Costa Rica Education program with a major in guidance counseling in the last five years, and who are currently employed in the field....

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Autor Principal: Castro García, Johanna
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Inglés
Publicado: 2015
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Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/gestedu/article/view/15145
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/13125
Sumario: This article summarizes the results of a descriptive, quantitative study which addrees continuing education needs of persons who have graduated from the University of Costa Rica Education program with a major in guidance counseling in the last five years, and who are currently employed in the field. The study’s relevance lies in its assertion that the professional development expected by society from guidance counselors can be achieved through continuing education. Employment requirements in the field are discussed, as are the social issues addressed by guidance counselors, and the professional development requirements they must fulfill. The study identifies basic themes and topics of interest for graduates in this field. In addition it considered the support that can be provided by the education manager.