If you are interested in speaking at one of our events, please complete and submit our Speaker Interest Form at any time.
Regional meetings are provided for members throughout the various regions of our state. These meetings are hosted by Regional Representatives in their local regions and are free of charge.
INSSWA offers multiple professional development opportunities to keep School Social Workers energized for providing services in their schools. Our conferences present various occasions to hear from national and local speakers, network with School Social Workers, and learn new interventions and techniques.
The School Social Work Association of America and the Midwest Council of School Social Workers both offer an annual conference held in various parts of the country. INSSWA provides scholarship opportunities to attend these conferences.
The Midwest Council of School Social Work's 50th Annual Conference and Anniversary Celebration will be held at the Wyndham Cleveland at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, Ohio,on October 12-13. The conference is hosted by Ohio School Social Work Association (OSSWA).
A fantastic line up of presenters and sponsors awaits you! Learn skills and tools that can be used right away for anyone working in child/ adolescent mental health and education. An Anniversary Celebration will be held on Thursday evening, October 12, to recognize the efforts of the Midwest Council and those from each of the 11 states who have served on the Council.School Social Workers of the Year to be recognized during lunch on Friday, Oct 13.
More information may be found at www.conference.osswa.org
The 2017 National School Social Work Conference will be in San Diego, CA on March 22-25, 2017.
The summer session is perfect for getting rejuvenated and ready for the coming school year. It is a great way to network with other School Social Workers and renew your membership for the coming year at the early bird rate. This session provides 3 continuing education units and is free to current members.
Save the date for our Summer Session on July 12, 2017!
Each spring, INSSWA offers a full day seminar that is free to current members. This seminar provides 6 continuing education units.
Our Spring Seminar was held on May 12, 2017.
Every fall, INSSWA hosts a fall conference with a reduced rate to members.
The conference offers 6 continuing education credits.
Mark your calendars for our 2017 conference, which will be on November 10, 2017!