Can you imagine a world wherein schools place the least experienced, least trained employees to work with the most vulnerable and some cases most difficult students? (Oh wait! That’s not our imagination! That’s the real world!) Stop the madness and use this training to appropriately onboard your paraprofessional workforce.
Ben Springer is an award-winning and nationally certified school psychologist. Ben received his Masters and Doctoral Degrees in Educational Psychology at the University of Utah. Ben studied psychological assessment, counseling, school-wide positive behavior supports, bullying prevention programs, parental involvement, evidence-based practice, autism, and social skills instruction. Ben works as the director of special education in a public school in Utah.