15th National School Social Work Conferencesm
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - Saturday, March 31, 2012
Boston Park Plaza Hotel and Towers, Boston, MA
The School Social Work Association of America was proud to present the 2012 National School Social Work Conferencesm in Boston. We were thrilled to have Dr. George Sugai, Co-Director of the OSEP Center for Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports as our Opening Keynote speaker. Our Closing Keynote was presented by Dr. James Herbert Williams from the University of Denver: “Addressing the Challenges Affecting African Americans’ Academic Achievement”. Myrna Mandlawitz, SSWAA Governmental Relations, addressed the current legislative issues impacting school social workers. Pre-Conference presenters included Dr. Ross Greene from Harvard University and author of The Explosive Child and Lost at School.
2012 Conference Newsletter
Check out the 2012 Conference Newsletter with pictures and highlights of the events in Boston including a Board and Delegate Assembly Report.
Exhibitors & Sponsors
Please check out the complete list of our 2012 Exhibitor & Sponsor's information and web pages for resources and/or products that may be useful in your practice or to your school district.
2012 Conference Handouts. Must be logged in as a member.
2012 Conference Brochure Contains full workshop details
2012 Conference Program Program provided to all attendees
Dr. George Sugai, Co-Director OSEP Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports
Carole J. Neag Endowed Chair, University of Connecticut
“Multi-tiered Prevention Frameworks and School Social Work”
Myrna Mandlawitz, SSWAA Governmental Relations
"Watching Washington Work: Will They or Won't They!"
Dr. James Herbert Williams, Dean & Milton Morris Endowed Chair,
Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver
“Addressing the Challenges Impacting African American’s Academic Achievement”
Special Film Screening
Dan Habib, Filmmaker & Dr. JoAnne Malloy, University of New Hampshire
“Who Cares About Kelsey”
School Social Work Association of America
P. O. Box 1086; Sumner, WA 98390 - ContactUs@sswaa.org