What is guidance?

  • (noun): Something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action.
    Synonyms: counsel, counseling, counselling, direction
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on guidance:

Guidance - See Also
... All pages beginning with "Guidance" All pages with titles containing "Guidance" Advice (disambiguation) ...
St. Joseph Academy (St. Augustine, Florida) - Guidance
... One Director of Guidance and one Guidance Administrator Assistant provide guidance services ... Joseph Academy Guidance Department to serve the students and parents by providing assistance with academic planning, personal decision-making and career planning ... This is accomplished through our Guidance Counselor, Mrs ...
Strategic Environmental Assessment (Denmark) - Initial Administrative Order - Guidance Documents
... Despite the integration of the SEA Directive, SEA guidance was restricted to a publication called Strategic Environmental Assessment of Bills and Other ... New guidance was prepared in 2002, but never published due to a change in government ... The 1995 guidance issues a six step approach with regards to the type of information that should be included within an SEA Formulating the problem and describing the ...
Strategic Environmental Assessment (Denmark) - Initial Administrative Order
... using the checklist contained in the guidance (water, air, climate, surface of the earth, soil, flora and fauna, landscape, resources, waste, historical buildings ... Crucially the guidance stated that it was not possible to give an overall description, so a list of factors to be referenced were included in the guidance ...
Sperm Guidance
... Sperm guidance is the process by which sperm cells (spermatozoa) are directed to the oocyte (egg) for the aim of fertilization ... In the case of marine invertebrates the guidance is done by chemotaxis ...

More definitions of "guidance":

  • (noun): The act of guiding or showing the way.
    Synonyms: steering

Famous quotes containing the word guidance:

    Even healthy families need outside sources of moral guidance to keep those tensions from imploding—and this means, among other things, a public philosophy of gender equality and concern for child welfare. When instead the larger culture aggrandizes wife beaters, degrades women or nods approvingly at child slappers, the family gets a little more dangerous for everyone, and so, inevitably, does the larger world.
    Barbara Ehrenreich (20th century)

    If Los Angeles has been called “the capital of crackpots” and “the metropolis of isms,” the native Angeleno can not fairly attribute all of the city’s idiosyncrasies to the newcomer—at least not so long as he consults the crystal ball for guidance in his business dealings and his wife goes shopping downtown in beach pajamas.
    —For the State of California, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    The rest, called literature, is a dossier of human imbecility for the guidance of future professors.
    Tristan Tzara (1896–1963)