ERIC Number: ED330985
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Jul-1
Reference Count: N/A
Supplement for School Psychology. Effective July 1, 1990.
Kansas State Board of Education, Topeka.
This document comprises Kansas state standards and guidelines for school psychological services. School psychological services are defined as special services which provide: (1) consultation with other school staff to plan individual programs to meet the special needs of children as indicated by interviews, behavioral evaluations, and tests; (2) the administration and interpretation of psychological and educational tests; (3) the consultation with teachers and other school staff concerning child behavior, modes of learning, and the development of a positive learning climate; and (4) psychological counseling for children and parents. Topics discussed include: the scope of services; responsibilities of school psychologists; differentiated duties among multiple school psychologists in local education agencies; practicum training requirements for certification of school psychology students; school psychology practicum students and interns; student/school psychologist ratio; supervision of school psychology services; training and certification; the requirements, duties, and responsibilities of school psychology paraprofessionals; and reimbursement. (TE)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kansas State Board of Education, Topeka.