Joyce Brown, high school counseling manager for CPS, is one of the people responsible for convincing district leadership to make the guide available in more than 100 high schools.
"Since being introduced to the 'Sourcebook' during a National Office for School Counselor Advocacy district counselor director's training, I have been actively using it and convincing others to use it as well," Brown
"Training everyone in the school to understand the steps to college is an important first step to provide access and equity to every student seeking to fulfill their dreams of postsecondary education," said Brown
"Implementing a college (counseling) class with the 'Sourcebook' as a reference guide would engage entire schools in distributing much-needed information to a broad range of students.
It is the school's ultimate vision, Brown
said, to offer a college counseling seminar for all CPS