School Psychologists

School Psychologists

Investigate processes of learning and teaching and develop psychological principles and techniques applicable to educational problems.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Dependability * Persistence * Cooperation * Self Control * Social Orientation * Concern for Others * Stress Tolerance * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative

Representative Tasks * Maintain student records, including special education reports, confidential records, records of services provided, and behavioral data. * Compile and interpret students' test results, along with information from teachers and parents, to diagnose conditions and to help assess eligibility for special services. * Assess an individual child's needs, limitations, and potential, using observation, review of school records, and consultation with parents and school personnel.


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