Making a Successful Transition from College to Career: Preparation for Graduate Students
The first part of this session will prepare students for their internship and for their first job as a school psychologist. Students will learn the role of the school psychologist in various settings, and about what experiences they should have during their internship to make them a well-rounded employment candidate. Participants will also learn how to design and build their resume, and how to prepare for their first interview, including a discussion of potential interview questions.
In the second part of the webinar the students will participate in a discussion panel with experienced school psychologists and directors of special education. Some examples of information covered in the discussion panel include the following: facilitating systems change, self-care, organizational skills, and various employment options available for school psychologists. After the completion of the webinar MASP members will be able to sign up for an optional mock interview. At the end of the interview, they will be provided with feedback on their performance and curriculum vitae/resume.
No SCECHs are available for this webinar.