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 $65.
International Network for School Social Workers
Interested in what is happening around the world in the field of School Social Work? Visit the International Network for School Social Work for information about school social work around the world. 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 included in the bi-monthly SSWAA EBell e-newsletters sent to all members. Copies of the most recent newsletters are posted below:
International School Social Work Conference:
7th International School Social Work Conference
Beijing, China will host the next International School Social Work Conference from August 24-27, 2018. Click here for more information.
6th International School Social Work Conference
Mrs. Munkhjargal Bujgar, President of the Mongolia School Social Work Association, attended the 17th National School Social Work Conference 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.
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.
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.