Advocacy

NCSPA Legislative Update

Last week (through Friday the 13th) was an unpredictable week of surprises at the General Assembly – we want to make sure our members (and other NC school psychologists) are aware of two real...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

The NC General Assembly passed its budget bill, HB 966, on June 27, 2019, and the Governor announced his veto the next day. The General Assembly will return sometime in/around July to conduct a...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

The good news is that millions of dollars for new School Psychologist positions are in both the House and Senate proposed budgets, as of May 28, 2019. Thanks to advocacy by NCSPA, our legislators...

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Urgent: Legislative Action Necessary!

The current draft of the House Budget Bill HB 966 would place School Counselors on the School Psychologist Salary Schedule with 8+ Million Dollars and 16+ Million Dollars. School Psychologists desperately need salary increases,...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

Contact your Senator TODAY & OVER THE WEEKEND and ask them to incorporate SB 382 “School Psychologist Compensation & Recruitment” into the Senate budget! Call, email, meet in the district: all of the above!...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

If you are definitely joining us in Raleigh on May 2nd, you must RSVP ASAP:  bit.ly/NCSPALegislativeDay2019 We will meet on May 2nd at the Dept. of Public Instruction (DPI) “Education Building” (301 N. Wilmington...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

Attention all NC School Psychologists! Please join us in Raleigh on May 2nd, 2019 for NCSPA’s first annual Legislative Day! Call your legislators TODAY to schedule your meetings! RSVP by April 19th via this...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

Contact your legislators today and encourage them to pass along our School Psychologist Compensation and Recruitment bill! The NC Senate and House have just filed identical bills, entitled the School Psychologist Compensation and Recruitment...

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NCSPA Legislative Update

The 2019 legislative session is in full swing and there are several bills related to education that moved through the House last week. Two especially noteworthy bills are House Bill 76 (School Safety Omnibus)...

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Legislative Alert: HB 933 Reciprocity/School Psychologist Licensure

Name of Legislative Issue/Topic: HB 933 Reciprocity/School Psychologist Licensure The House will go in session at 11:00 this morning. One bill that is proposed and will be presented on the floor is HB 933, which allows for school...

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