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Capstone Paper


Counselor Education


This paper will focus on considerations for school counselors in their use of competition in the school setting, and specifically how behavioral modification may impact competition and student behavior. The first section will include information on where competition occurs in schools, and whom it can involve such as teachers, students, staff, coaches and administrators and it’s effects on student behavior. The second section of this paper will focus on behavior modification and how it can be used when talking with students about competition. The last part of the paper will address considerations for the school counselor and how they can use competition and behavior modification in the school setting most effectively.

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