Department of Defense Education Activity

Academic Development

Following the Academic Development Domain of the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) National Standards, the DoDEA Virtual School counseling program implements strategies and activities to support and maximize each student's ability to learn.

The standards in the Academic Development domain include:

Standard A

  • Students will acquire the attitudes, knowledge and skills that contribute to effective learning in school and across the life span.

Standard B

  • Students will complete school with the academic preparation essential to choose from a wide range of substantial post-secondary options, including college.

Standard C

  • Students will understand the relationship of academics to the world of work and to life at home and in the community.