The importance of guidance and counseling in present education system: Role of the teacher
This study is conducted at identifying the role of the teacher to the importance of Guidance and Counseling in present education system. In present’s era of competition and survival, we observe more laxity in mental health. We have highly life style and raised the standard of living, it’s caused by the industrialization. Nowadays every people are very busy in his/her own works. People crave for money, power and position. That people don’t give to importance of any relation, values, creative ideas, success of others people. We can see the corruption in everywhere like personal life to professional life i.e. corruption in religious, economic, cultural, educational and personal field is protrusive. We come across the mental health evils in the personality of human. Children due to their exposure to internet are turning juvenile delinquents. Most of parents are very busy to their careers and children are take care by governess. Due to lack of attachment of parents, children’s become to drug addicts, alcoholic, gamble and enter into the anti-social activities. Every people as well as student are very needy to save their mental health i.e. they want to some guidance and counseling. Teachers play a vital role is as a Guider and Counselor to save our mental health. Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, our honorable ex-president in his book “India2020: A Vision of the New Millennium’’ has remarked that “If you are a teacher in whatever capacity, you have a very special role to play because more than anybody else it is you who are shaping the future generation.” So a teacher has a higher responsibility in the development of the children. The present paper is an attempt to state the importance of Guidance and Counseling in the present education system so that the future generations will nourish high mental health and wealth to contribute in the development of the education as well as society and the role of a teacher in imparting guidance and counseling.