SAVE THE DATE - TASP FALL CONFERENCE OCTOBER 26-27, 2017

The TASP Fall Conference will be held Thursday October 26 and Friday October 27, 2017 at the Knoxville Hilton located at 501 West Church Avenue, Knoxville, TN. Check back to see more information about speakers and events.

Find School Psychology Jobs in Tennessee

Use the following link to find School Psychology jobs in Tennessee:

https://tennessee.teachers-teachers.com

Time to Renew!

It's time to renew your membership for the 2017-2018 year. The TASP board has been busy this year striving to improve the services we provide. We are working to build a stronger relationship with the state department to ensure our voices are heard, improving the ways we advocate for our profession, and working with NASP to evaluate and enhance our organization. We have realigned our regions in hopes of strengthening our communications and opportunities for members. Plus, stayed tuned for the launch of our new website!

TASP Membership Application

Follow the attachment link below to download the TASP Membership Form. Don’t forget that the new fiscal year begins July 1. So, it’s time to renew!

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School Psychologist Position Available in Memphis area

Stellar Therapy seeks to hire a School Psychologist for a part time position
in local Charter Schools. Great Opportunity to supplement income, while
working in a rewarding environment!

Current TN State School Psychologist certification required!
Coverage days needed are Mondays and Fridays, 2 days a week.
Masters or Doctorate degree.
Test, participate as part of IEP team, make recommendations.
Competitive pay and immediate direct deposit, paid weekly.
New Charter School with great team collaboration and friendly environment!

Blount County Schools Opening 2017-2018

Blount County Schools is currently taking applications for a full time school psychologist position. Information and application procedures can be found at www.Blountk12.org.

Knox County Job Openings 2017-2018

Knox County School District has current full-time school psychologist openings for the 2017-2018 school year. If interested, please contact Dr. Clovis Stair, clovis.stair@knoxschools.org. School Psychologist will be responsible for assessments and eligibility determinations regarding Special Education provision; reevaluating Special Education students; follow TN state and federal guidelines regarding the assessment and identification of students with disabilities; provide professional development and in-service, and collaboration to county wide staff.

Overton County Schools Job Opportunity - Fall 2016

Hello my name is John Stults and I am the new special education supervisor for Overton County Schools in Tennessee. I have a job posting right now for a full time, interim, school psychologist for this school year. This job will have the possibility of turning into a full time job next summer.

Supervisor of Special Education
Overton County Schools
jstults@overtoncountyschools.net

SPED Disability Eligibility Standards Update

Below is a reprint from the TN DOE School Psychologists Update (5/25/2017):

The State Board of Education has approved the revised disability standards (i.e., the required evaluation procedures and evaluation participants). The changes will be effective on July 1, 2017. Guidance documents on evaluation procedures and trainings are forthcoming. For those unable to attend trainings in person, there will be a recorded webinar posted reviewing proposed changes.

PREPaRE: School Crisis and Intervention Training was a success!!

The PREPaRE: School Crisis and Intervention Training in Columbia was a success!! For three days in June, school psychologists gathered in Columbia to strengthen their skills in crisis prevention and response. The PREPaRE curriculum has been developed by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) as part of NASP's decade-long leadership in providing evidence-based resources and consultation related to school crisis prevention and response.

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