• The CESCaL Mission
    The CESCaL Mission

    The mission of CESCaL is to promote excellence in the field of school counseling and to assist school counselors, and their site and central office administrators as they design, implement, and evaluate their school counseling programs.

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  • White House Convening
    School counseling leaders
    from across the country attend
    the SDSU White House Convening
    A National Agenda focused on
    student outcomes and closing
    opportunity gaps

White House Calling

SDSU joins the national conversation on school counseling.
The White House
By Natalia Elko

The moment a high school senior clicks "send" on a college application is one of the most terrifying and pivotal in their fledgling academic careers. That's why Trish Hatch has made everything leading up to that click her life's purpose.

Hatch directs the school counseling program at San Diego State University. For three decades she has provided training, grant writing, evaluation and consultation for school counselors, administrators and districts around the country.

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The Reach Higher Initiative

CESCaL supports the First Lady's Reach Higher Initiative
The First Lady's Reach Higher Initiative.

CESCaL is committed to supporting the First Lady's Reach Higher Initiative and was proud to co-host the first annual West Coast White House Convening on School Counseling at SDSU.

Read more for a list of commitments made to the President's College Opportunity Agenda.

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