SSWAA Offers Reduced International Memberships
The School Social Work Association of America (SSWAA) welcomes international School Social Workers to become members of SSWAA. SSWAA provides many benefits, most importantly having access to a wealth of website resources, many of which are restricted to members only. As International School Social Workers, the only benefits that we can't provide would be the professional liability insurance. Consider joining us for only $60.
International Rates for SSWAA's 19th National School Social Work Conferencesm
We were pleased to have 28 International School Social Workers attend our National Conference in Nashville. In acknowledgement of the effort and finances it takes for you to attend, this year we have established one reduced International rate of $360 that will cover Pre-Conference as well as the Full Conference if you register by February 26, 2016. ($35 late fee after that). We hope you will plan to join us in Baltimore, Maryland March 9 - 12, 2016! Read more.
International Network for School Social Workers
Interested in what is happening around the world in the field of School Social Work? Visit http://internationalnetwork-schoolsocialwork.htmlplanet.com for information about the International Network for School Social Workers. Contact Marion Huxtable, as the Facilitator.
International Network for School Social Workers Newsletters
The International Network for School Social Workers has provided monthly newsletters which are available since 2009. Copies of these International Newsletters can be accessed here.
International School Social Work Conference:
7th International School Social Work Conference
Beijing, China will host the next International School Social Work Conference in 2017.
6th International School Social Work Conference
Mrs. Munkhjargal Bujgar, President of the Mongolia School Social Work Association, attended the 17th National School Social Work Conferencesm to extend a personal invitation to SSWAA and school social workers across America to attend the International School Social Work Conference in 2015. The 6th International School Social Work Conference was held June 10-12, 2015 in Ulaanbataar, Mongolia. Read more.
5th International School Social Work Conference
International School Social Work Conference Newsletter, May 2013 Special Report on the 5th International School Social Work Conference in Ghana April, 2012 by Daniel McCarthy. The 2015 International Conference will be held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
School Social Work Around the Globe
Check out this interactive map to find out information about the status of School Social Work around the World. Some basic information is provided by country including the role of School Social Workers, requirements, country contact as well as the link to the country's School Social Work Association's website when applicable.
International Journal of School Social Work(IJSSW)--Open Call for Papers
The School Social Work Association of America (SSWAA) is pleased to announce the launch of a new online journal for social workers and allied disciplines, the International Journal of School Social Work (IJSSW). The IJSSW will strive to inform school social work practice both in the United States and abroad. This electronic journal will allow wider access to current empirical research, best practice and a variety of international perspectives with shorter wait times between manuscript acceptance and publication. All manuscripts will be peer reviewed and once accepted will be available online and published immediately after final editing is complete. Click here for details.
Global Institute for Social Work www.thegisw.org The vision of The Global Institute of Social Work (GISW) is to deliver quality social work training wherever in the world they are needed most. The challenge is to provide readily available, cost-effective, culturally appropriate training, in various fields of social work, for social workers worldwide. The GISW is essentially a virtual center with global access through its website.