The Pennsylvania Association of Student Assistance Professionals (PASAP) Conference is held in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Association of Middle Level Educators (PAMLE) Conference each year.
This joint event allows participants to attend sessions hosted by both organizations. Topics that address the needs of our youth, reducing barriers to learning and enhance the role of middle level education by promoting best instructional practices for young adolescents are included in the conference agenda. Top experts in their fields presents relevant and timely information throughout the conference.
Workshops are scheduled throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania during the year. These one-day workshops are planned to be held at a location within a PASAP Region.
Northwest Region Workshop (North) - Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Northwest Tri-County IU 5, 252 Waterford Street, Edinboro, PA
Northwest Region Workshop (South) - Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Midwestern IU4, 453 Maple Street, Grove City, PA
Southeast Region Workshop - Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Caron Treatment Centers, Wertz Training Center
PASAP is pleased to offer to its members free webinars each year. Beginning in the fall and ending in the spring a series of four webinars are scheduled. Current topics of interest relevant to SAP professionals in the field are offered. All webinars are scheduled for broadcast at 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Topic: Vaping Update with Mallory Henry, Caron Treatment Centers
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Topic: Engaging Parents in Elementary SAP with Wendy Line, Caron Treatment Centers
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Topic: MTSS- What SAP Professionals Need to Know with Susan Tarasevich, UPMC Addiction Center
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
ADVANCED SAP PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE PROGAM
PASAP offers professional development opportunities to school and child-serving agencies who support the Student Assistance Program in Pennsylvania. Professional development opportunities are offered by PASAP through webinars, regional workshops, and the annual conference. As a result, PASAP is offering a special recognition to Student Assistance professionals who are certified by the Pennsylvania Network of Student Assistance Services as having met the standards and competencies for the Pennsylvania Student Assistance Training and are approved by the Student Assistance Program Interagency Committee.
Submit a training that you have attended for review.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
PASAP is an PDE Approved Act 48 provider. In order to receive credit for each workshop and conference session attended, participants must be present for the entire session and complete an evaluation survey for each session attended.
Act 48 credits for our webinars are not currently available through PASAP. We encourage webinar attendees to contact their local district Act 48 Committee to receive instructions on how to submit an application to receive Act 48 credit for each webinar attended. Most if not all school districts have a procedure in place as a part of their Act 48 plan. If approved, the district will submit the hours to PDE.
PA Certification Board (PCB)