Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations
Donate your vehicle during the month of April or May and you'll be entered into a $500 Visa gift card drawing!

School Counselor Roundtable: A Look At The New Academic Year

U.S. Air Force; Sue Sapp

What are the biggest issues facing students as they head back to school? We talk with school counselors about academics, safety, emotional health, and how they try to help children succeed in school and at home.


  • Nicole Burke - Director of School Counseling at Salem High School
  • Bill Hughen - Director of School Counseling at Alvirne High School
  • Maxine Mosley - Eighth grade and ELL Magnet Program counselor at McLaughlin Middle School in Manchester
  • Maureen O'Dea - Director of School Counseling at Londonderry High School

Related Reading:

"Don't Call It 'Guidance' Anymore: A Talk With The Nation's Top School Counselor," from NPR. 

"With Hundreds of Students, School Counselors Just Try To Stay Afloat," from NPR. 

Related Content

You make NHPR possible.

NHPR is nonprofit and independent. We rely on readers like you to support the local, national, and international coverage on this website. Your support makes this news available to everyone.

Give today. A monthly donation of $5 makes a real difference.