14th National School Social Work Conferencesm
School Social Work Association of America
March 29 - April 1, 2011
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
The School Social Work Association of America recently held its 14th National Conference in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina from March 28-April 2, 2011. The Conference was attended by over 483 school social workers and colleagues from throughout the 50 states, US territories and 4 foreign countries. Over 56 general workshops and poster sessions were presented as well as 6 pre-conference workshops. In addition, the SSWAA Board of Directors held its annual membership meeting and the first ever Delegate Assembly. There were also opportunities for specialty group meetings such as university educators and geographic regions. The next SSWAA National Conference is scheduled for March 28-31, 2012 at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts.
Conference Newsletter & Photos
Click here for 2011 Conference Newsletter and photos from the conference.
2011 Conference Brochure Contains full workshop descriptions.
2011 Conference Program Program provided to all attendees.
Exhibitors & Sponsors
SSWAA is very grateful to our Exhibitors and Sponsors for their participation and support. Please check out their web pages for resources and/or products that may be useful in your practice or to your school district..
Alexa Posney, Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
U.S. Department of Education
“Success as the Standard: Working Together to Improve the Achievement of All Students”
(with Frederick Streeck, Executive Director & Dot Kontak, Director, Conference Planning & Communications)
Myrna Mandlawitz, SSWAA Government Relations Director
"Latest Legislative News Impacting School Social Workers"
Nadine Smith, Executive Director, Equality Florida
“Uprooting Bullying at the Source”