ACLU on this issue, concluding that the WDPI "must do more to
If, DOJ directed WDPI to (1) establish a complaint procedure relating to
WDPI ensure that schools do not discourage students with disabilities
Although a number of training efforts to promote the implementation of CSCPs have emerged in Wisconsin through WDPI, the Wisconsin School Counselor Association, Cooperative Educational Service Agencies (CESA) and local school districts, no evaluation efforts have emerged in the state to ascertain the level of implementation of CSCPs or the relationships of such programs to important student outcomes.
The survey also asked respondents to provide the following information on their professional background: number of years in current school counseling position, number of years employed in the school counseling profession, and whether they had participated in CSCP training at the basic or advanced level (this CSCP training was offered by private consultants, independent of and not authorized by WDPI).
First, prior to beginning the evaluation study, an agreement had been reached with a WDPI representative to obtain W1NSS data for school outcome variables (e.g., reading and mathematics scores; graduation, attendance, retention, truancy, and suspension rates) important for analysis designed to address the third evaluation question.
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