Moore Norman Technology Center takes measures to ensure every student has opportunities to excel in their coursework; while providing students with the support from the counseling and instructional teams. MNTC has on-site counselors assigned to each program, who are available to help students develop plans related to academic and/or personal needs.
School counselors are state certified professionals who hold a master’s degree in counseling. They continue their professional development by attending workshops and conferences on an ongoing basis, and their role is to help students fully develop their academic, career, personal, and social abilities.
School counselors are educators who deliver a comprehensive guidance program in the school as recommended by the American School Counseling Association (ASCA). Counselors also adhere to strict ethical and legal standards in the performance of these duties. School guidance counselor functions:
Coordinates the development of a comprehensive guidance plan based on campus needs
Counsels with students individually and/or in groups
Assists students in crisis situations
Helps identify individual student needs
Refers students and/or parents to services and agencies outside the school
Conducts conferences with parents
Links students with school and community resources
Advises students on individual, school, college, and career plans
Coordinates with colleges and universities to provide information to students
MNTC’s Guidance Program mission is to serve a diverse population both in age, education, and work experience by partnering with Moore Norman faculty and community stakeholders. The mission is to graduate students with the understanding and insight necessary to achieve their personal, education, career, and social potential throughout their lifetime.
The guidance professionals at MNTC facilitate personal/social development, career development, and academic development in connection with each student’s career education, and is based on the national standards adopted by the American School Counseling Association (ASCA).
Update March 17, 2020
In an effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, both campuses of Moore Norman Technology Center will remain closed until Monday, April 6. This decision aligns with the Oklahoma State Department of Education Board decision, and guidelines put forth by the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education. Please be aware that this closure could be extended if health officials deem it necessary.
All MNTC classes, events, conferences, and meetings are cancelled until the campuses reopen.
We look forward to working with you and all inquiries are very important. We ask for your patience as response times have slowed as we assist customers remotely. For all specific questions or concerns please contact email@example.com or visit mntc.edu/covid-19 for the latest campus updates.
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