Professional Recognition

The Missouri School Counselor Association is proud to honor exemplary individuals and programs through various Professional Recognition awards. The School Counselor of the Year Awards recognize the best of the best--school counselors who are running outstanding comprehensive school counseling programs at the elementary, middle, secondary and multi-level. MSCA also honors individuals who support school counselors and school counseling programs with the Advocate, Administrator and Director/Coordinator of the Year awards. The Gysbers Exemplary School Counseling Program recognizes outstanding fully implemented school counseling programs in the State of Missouri. The Ed Ailor Award honors a retiree who has continued to demonstrate passion and commitment to the school counseling profession.