Illinois School Counselor Association
Division Website: www.ilschoolcounselor.org
ISCA - chartered in 1958 as a division of the Illinois Guidance and Personnel Association now known as the Illinois Counseling Association.
- is a branch of the American School Counselor Association .
- offers membership in an active organization which fosters closer relationships among professional counselors engaged in elementary, middle school, secondary and post-secondary school settings
- successfully advocated for changes in legislation regarding school counselor certification rules in Illinois
- sponsor of Listening to Youth program in Illinois schools
ISCA offers to its members the following benefits:
- fosters closer relationships among professional counselors engaged in elementary, middle school, secondary, and post-secondary school settings.
- annual Spring Conference
- four newsletters a year
- provides public relations ideas and materials
- has awards for Counselor, Advocate, and Legislator of the year
- mentoring of new professional school counselors
- mentoring of professional development materials and opportunities
- counselors voice at the State Board of Education
- school counselors voice with ICA
- has a voice with the Illinois School Counselors Academy
ISCA Dues are:
- $30.00 for a Professional Member
- $15.00 for a Student, Retired, or Library Member