Enhancing Student Counselor Engagement
This paper presents a case study of Lincoln High School's adoption of CounselHero,
an AI-powered school counseling platform. The study demonstrates the platform's
effectiveness in enhancing student-counselor engagement, increasing student
confidence in career choices, and improving academic goal-setting. The results
highlight the potential of CounselHero in transforming school counseling and student
Effective communication between students and counselors is essential for guiding
students in making informed career and academic decisions. Lincoln High School faced
challenges in maintaining strong communication between students and counselors,
recognizing the need for a platform that could bridge the gap and enable effective
Implementation of CounselHero
CounselHero was introduced to Lincoln High School as an AI-driven counseling
assistant, designed to facilitate communication and collaboration between students
and counselors. The platform offered tools for students to discover their passions,
leverage their unique abilities, and align their careers with core values.
Additionally, CounselHero's innovative assessments enabled prompt identification and
resolution of student challenges, fostering holistic well-being and success.
Upon implementing CounselHero, Lincoln High School experienced significant
improvements in student-counselor engagement, resulting in a 9x increase in
interaction. Students felt more comfortable discussing their career goals and
seeking guidance from counselors, who could efficiently prioritize and address
student needs. This led to a 72% increase in student career choice confidence and a
65% improvement in academic goal-setting confidence.
Since implementing CounselHero, we've seen a remarkable improvement in our
students' confidence in making career decisions. The platform has brought our
students and counselors closer, enabling more meaningful conversations and tailored
guidance." - Mary, School Counselor at Lincoln High School
The case study of Lincoln High School demonstrates the transformative potential of
CounselHero in enhancing student-counselor engagement and improving students'
confidence in career choices and academic goal-setting. By fostering effective
communication and collaboration, CounselHero can significantly impact school
counseling and support students in their academic and career journeys.
Recommendations for Other Schools and Districts
Schools and districts experiencing similar challenges in student-counselor
engagement can greatly benefit from implementing CounselHero. The platform's
AI-driven counseling assistant and innovative assessments can foster more effective
communication, collaboration, and holistic student support. Adopting CounselHero can
lead to increased student confidence in career choices, improved academic
goal-setting, and enhanced student-counselor engagement. By integrating CounselHero
into their counseling programs, schools and districts can empower students to thrive
in every aspect of their lives and achieve their academic and career goals.