WASSW Member Bulletin March 4, 2022
Join us for a Discussion Hour
Please join us for a gathering next Friday, March 11, 2022, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm for a discussion about school social work. Led by Janice Nordland, WASSW & NASW Legislative Action Committee Member, and Liz Nelson, WASSW Past President. We will provide an update on legislation of interest to our profession and have a general discussion about the current role of school social workers. This will be a casual time for us to gain a sense of what school social work practice looks like for our colleagues during this challenging time. No need to register - come as you are and feel free to invite any school social worker colleagues. if you would like to share a question or discussion topic of interest to you, please feel free to fill out this Google Form. Zoom Link for Coffee Hour
WASSW is spending this school year in deeply reflecting on our purpose, our mission and vision, and our operational structure. It has been so rewarding and we're excited to be recreating ourselves in a way that is centered on equity. Social workers are leaders in promoting a safe and equitable environment in our schools and we are committed to learn and grow to promote a safe and equitable environment for our members.
Here are our Mission and Vision statements in their current form. They are still under discussion, so we appreciate any thoughts, concerns or suggestions you may have: