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MID-SOUTH CONFERENCE FOR PSYCHOLOGY IN THE SCHOOLS
School Psychologists: Helping Students Reach their Potential
November 5-7, 2014
Doubletree Hilton Hotel, Downtown Chattanooga, TN
Below is a list of confirmed speakers for our upcoming Fall Mid-South Conference. Please note that the conference hotel is already accepting reservations- reserve early! The conference room rate is $104/night, plus tax. To receive this rate, you can call the hotel directly at (423) 756-5150 and give the front desk your date of arrival and the name of our group, “Mid-South Conference,” or book online at www.Chattanooga.DoubleTree.com and enter our group code “MSC.”
The Cocke County School System is seeking a school psychologist. The listing and information is as follows and may also be accessed at
Title: School Psychologist
Qualifications: Licensed School Psychologist
Reports to: Special Education Supervisor
Opening for School Psychologist for Hickman County School System
Job Responsibilities: Completing psychological evalautions/re-evaluations, participate in S-Team/IEP and RTI meetings as necessary, serve as a member on the RTI System Level Team, support teachers with providing instructional recommendations and interventions, project a positive attitude towards the school, assist administrators as needed, and fulfill other responsibilities associated with the position of school psychologist.
Certification: Tennessee License of School Psychology
Contract Period: July, 2014-May, 2015
DeSoto County School District in Hernando, MS, located just south of Memphis, has multiple job openings for School Psychologists or Psychometrists for the 2014-2015 school year. The positions are 187-day and begin on August 4th. Contact Susan Kizer, Special Education Director, at 662-449-7100, or Paige Patterson, Assistant Special Education Supervisor for Eligibility at 901-340-9853 for more information. Please visit the link below to apply.
A full-time school psychologist position remains open with ASPIRE Public Schools in Memphis. Here is a link to the official posting: https://rn11.ultipro.com/ASP1000/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*29C48715... . Feel free to contact Christina New with any questions at Christina.New@aspirepublicschools.org.
More information to come. Please see attached registration form.
Shelby County Schools in Memphis is currently seeking qualified applicants for multiple school psychologist positions. There are opportunities for 10.5 month and 12 month positions. Please visit www.scsk12.org for more information and to begin the application process. Job postings close 6/23/2014. You can also contact Dr. Mary Berk at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-416-0417 for more information.
Congratulations to those elected to the 2014-2015 TASP Board.
President Elect-Avalyn Bauer
East Region-Sarah Aldridge & Lisa Ross (Co-Reps)
Mid Cumberland-Larry Lowrance
Upper East-Leilani DeFord & Amy Saunders (Co-Reps)