About Kirsten @KPerry9777
Kirsten Perry was named the 2018 School Counselor of the Year by the American School Counselor Association. She is a pre-K-8 counselor at Lawndale Community Academy in Chicago, Illinois. Perry's work has focused on improving student attendance, implementing
restorative justice and providing college and career readiness.
Kirsten’s Recent Stories
Education Dec 29Don’t assume that every student had a fun or warm holiday break
For many students and their families, the holidays can be a time of high anxiety and stress. Read these tips from the 2018 School Counselor of the Year on how teachers can help students transition back to school.