MASP is the only Michigan organization that represents school psychologists at the state and local level and conducts important activities on your behalf. Through professional development, advocacy, governance, and publications the board at MASP works hard to represent school psychologists throughout the state of Michigan.
Are you attending NASP's 2017 Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas? MASP has applied to provide SCHECH's for those who attend the conference. Pending approval, you may earn between 3 and 30 SCECHs by logging 3-30 hours in sessions. To document your attendance, please use this form. Remember, the completed form MUST be postmarked within 5 days of the close of the conference. Have fun and say "hello" to our NASP delegate and past president, Marvin Nordeen.
School psychologists are now on the state critical shortage list. This means that if retirees meet certain requirements and follow the process, they will not be subject to the earnings limit in retirement. Below are resources for additional information:
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Due to updates being made by the Michigan Department of Education, all registrants who have a certificate/license issued by MDE MUST provide their PIC# on the SCECH Registration Form at any conference in order for credits to be properly awarded. This document contains more detailed information, and it also includes directions for locating your PIC#.
Office of Professional Preparation (OPPS) announced that school psychologists may use District Provided Professional Preparation Development (DPPD) to renew and advance their professional certificate as of May 14th, 2015. The employing district provides verification that the DPPD meets the criteria for recertification. Learn how to document your DPPD for credit by following the links in this document.
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