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North Carolina School Social Workers Association Fall Conference 2018

The North Carolina School Social Workers Association (NCSSWA) is pleased to announce the Fall Conference is scheduled for October 17th-19th, 2018 at the beautiful Embassy Suites, Centreport Drive, Greensboro, North Carolina. Use code " SSA" when registering for the hotel to get the discount rate of $139.00 a night. We have reserved a block of rooms until September 29th, 2018. Call 1-800-774-1500 or 1-336-668-4535 to make your reservation. Conference Early-Bird registration at the reduced price ends September 30th, 2018. Also, if your LEA needs to submit a Purchase Order before sending a check to be sure to mark "check" when registering in Eventbrite. Make checks out to NCSSWA and mail to P.O. Box 1855 Kinston, NC 28503.

Our conference theme this year is "Innovative Ways to Success-Utilizing 21st Century Skills". At our conference, you will have the opportunity to learn and enhance skills and take back tools to meet the social/emotional and academic needs of your students and best supports for families. We have two dynamic speakers, Tara Brown- opening and Dr. Veronica Hardy-closing plus educational breakout sessions. See a listing of our topics following the At-A-Glance agenda.

2018 Fall Conference and Breakout Sessions At-A-Glance

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

10:30am – 4:30pm Registration and Information Center Open

11:00-5:00 Exhibits Open

11:30 am-2:00 pm Opening Session

2:10-4:30 Concurrent Session

Thursday, October 18, 2018

7:30am – 11:00am Registration and Information Center Open

7:30-5:00 pm Exhibits Open

8:30-9:30 Regional Meetings

9:30-11:30 Breakout sessions

9:30-11:30 Ethics Session part I

11:30am – 1:00pm Luncheon and North Carolina School Social Worker of the Year Presentations

1:15pm - 3:15pm Ethics Session part II

1:15pm - 4:45 Breakout Sessions

Friday, October 19, 2018

8:00– 10:00am Exhibits open

8:30-10:00 Business Meeting

10:15-12:00 Closing Session

Session Topics

Embracing the Power of Your Leadership Footprint

Integrating the Field Experience within the Schools as a Field Placement Site

Turning Strangers into Neighbors


Making Them Visible: Identifying, Supporting, and Advocating for Children of Incarcerated and Returning Parents

Human Trafficking: How to Identify and Serve Victims and Survivors in Your School

Addressing Microaggressions in Schools: Promoting Awareness

Are You Adaptable and Askable? Staying Connected with Teens in the 21st Century

Supporting Students Experiencing Homelessness How YOU Can Make a Difference

Engaging African-American Children and Families: Black Girl Magic

NC Principals' Perceptions of the Roles of School Social Workers

Social work strategies for integrating social-emotional supports into high school college and career readiness programs.

Parent Involvement: 3.0 School Family Community

Ethics Alive! NASW Standardards for the Digital Age

Ethics of Self Care for School Social Workers

Trauma 101: Resilience: The Biology of Stress and Science of Hope

Grant writing 101: How to write grants to support your practice

Easier than DIY: Digital Tools to build Culture and Engage Stakeholders

21st Century School Social Workers: Empowered to Innovate

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