ERIC Number: ED334500
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-May
Reference Count: N/A
School Social Work: A Resource and Planning Guide. Bulletin No. 91464.
Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
This resource and planning guide on school social work is designed to provide school districts in Wisconsin, community agencies, and school social work practitioners alike, with a system for enhancing the interrelationships of the child, the family, the school, and the community. Topics discussed are: (1) the practice of social work in the schools; (2) developing and implementing school social work services, including staffing levels, service priorities, and mandates, practice standards, and funding; (3) evaluating school social work services, including the purpose of program evaluation and evaluation perspectives; (4) future trends: implications for school social work practice, including trends from various systems and effective schools; (5) services with students; (6) services with families; (7) services with schools; (8) services with the community; (9) services with special populations, such as minorities; (10) history and professional training; and (11) and professional issues of values and ethics, legal responsibilities, report writing and recordkeeping, and parental notification and permission. Appendices include the Wisconsin Administrative Code, a list of professional resources, descriptions of assessment tools, a reprint of the National Association for Social Work Standards for Social Work Services in Schools, and a bibliography. (ABL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.