Addressing Burn Out

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by a member of WSPA*** Addressing Burn Out in Our Teams As the school year begins to draw to a close for many school staff members across the state, it may be necessary to assess the mental health and wellbeing of our...

Coronavirus and Our Roles

***Post written by Sarah Perkins, President and Membership Chair of WSPA*** This unprecedented pandemic and the subsequent quarantine have changed daily life and work for all of us. I am so impressed by the effort and care that educators across my city, our state, and...

Learning and the Brain Conference Review

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by Laura Lane, WSPA Secretary*** I recently attended a Learning and the Brain conference with a focus on educating anxious brains. I attended 2 sessions by Grace Dearborn.  Her focus was on how to work in the classroom...

Thoughts on NASP Convention

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by Sarah Perkins, WSPA President*** This year, I was lucky enough to attend the NASP Convention in Baltimore. It was my first time attending a NASP Convention and I am so glad I went. Two sessions stood out to me and...