PA Association of School Personnel Administrators

Member Benefits

  • PASPA has new benefits!

    The PA Association of School Personnel Administrators and the PA Principals Association are proud to announce that a new partnership has been formed to benefit the members of both associations. Beginning in this membership year, our organizations will be sharing professional development opportunities and legislative, informational emails with each organization. It is our hope to create a grassroots effort to advocate for policies and practices that are of common interest and concern to our memberships.

     Members of PASPA are invited to the PA Principals Association’s regional meetings for legislative updates free of charge, which are hosted across the state and designed to bring educational leaders together to learn about current issues and legislation.  These meetings are also an opportunity to network with existing and new colleagues. Members of the PA Principals Association are able to participate in web-based presentations offered by PASPA at the member rate.

     Updates on PA Principals Association program opportunities can be found in the Member Bonus section.  

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  • Job Postings
     
    Postings are for administrative positions only. Send your posting using our online form.
     
    Postings are published for two weeks. Let us know if you wish to extend the posting.
    Note: Only PASPA members may request an administrative vacancy posting. The position must reside in the PASPA member district, school, or IU. 
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  • H.R. Questions Answered and HR Department Audits

    Available only to members, John Knebl, PASPA Consultant, will respond to questions and concerns during business hours, Monday - Friday.

    Log in to find John's contact information in the Member Bonus section, or call the PASPA office.

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  • Welcome,

    Trial scheduled in landmark Pa. school-funding case

    A Commonwealth Court judge has set a trial date for a landmark case that seeks to overhaul how Pennsylvania pays for public schools.

    Philly.com, December 7, 2018

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    Wolf creates commission to study redistricting

    Democratic Governor Tom Wolf is establishing a bipartisan panel tasked with finding ways to make the redistricting process in Pennsylvania more fair. The governor on Thursday signed an executive order to create the Pennsylvania Redistricting Reform Commission.
    WITF, Nov. 29, 2018
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    A more complex world for today's school nurses
    In reality, school nurses do a lot more than deal with tummy aches and kids faking headaches to get out of gym class or a math test. It's a complicated, stressful, busy life making sure students -- as well as teachers and administrators -- are healthy and ready to learn.
    Reading Eagle, Nov. 24, 2018
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    Court to determine if PA schools are liable for ongoing bullying
    In a case with statewide implications, plaintiffs will argue before Commonwealth Court today that school districts should be subject to the state's anti-discrimination law when failing to intercede when students are harassed by peers based on classifications such as race, gender, religion and sexual orientation.
    WHYY, Nov. 13, 2018
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     33rd Annual Conference

    PASPA: We've Got You Covered!

    February 27-March 1, 2019

    Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel

    2019 Conference Registration form 

    Hotel Information

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    DON'T MISS OUT!

    BECOME A PASPA MEMBER 

     Membership Renewal Form

    By renewing now, you will continue to receive all of the benefits and professional services that PASPA has to offer. PASPA is the only broad-based, statewide organization dedicated to school personnel professionals. Join your fellow PASPA colleagues in schools throughout the state and renew your PASPA membership today! 
     
    • 33rd Annual Conference: February 27-March 1, 2019 (PASPA: We've Got you Covered!)                                             2019 Conference Registration Form and  Hotel Information
    • Professional Development Academies/Workshops
    • Timely Webinars by Leading Experts and Practitioners on Present and Future Challenges
    • HR Boot Camps on Best Practices
    • Special Pricing for Professional Development Opportunities
    • Website Resources – Informational Emails, Position Postings, and Archived Presenter Materials and Recordings
    • Member Exclusive Consultation Services
    • Professional Mentoring Opportunities and Services
    • HR Department Audits/Reviews/Support Services
    • Networking Opportunities with other HR Professionals statewide
    • Partnership with the PA Principals Association Benefits
     
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    MEMBERS ONLY - Log in, and view under "Member Bonus"    
    Archived webinars, handouts, and articles see below:
     
    *BEC: Janus v. AFSCME, June 27, 2018
     
    *PDE Updates: Teacher Shortage, May 11, 2018
     
     
    *Checklist for Required Trainings: (Thanks to Bob Reger).
    *Acts 126, 71, 24, CLEAN, AED
     
    *Workers' Compensation Updates, February 9, 2018
     ...and more
     
    *PDE Updates, September 13, 2018  
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  • JOB POSTINGS

    Allegheny Intermediate Unit, Coordinator of Facilities, Maintenance, and Logistics

    Central Bucks School District, Assistant Superintendent of Assessment, Professional Development, and Educational Services

    Upper Darby School District, Superintendent

    Souderton Area School District, Director of Business Affairs

    *View all postings...

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Announcements

  • 33rd PASPA Annual Conference Exhibitor

    Become a PASPA exhibitor at the 2019 Conference,  from February 27-March 1, 2019 at the Harrisburg/Hershey Sheraton Hotel in Harrisburg, PA.

    Learn more by emailing director@paspa.org.

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    Meet Your Board 2018-2019
     
     
    President: Thomas Sigafoos
    Director of Human Resources, S.D. of Upper Dublin
     
    Secretary: Jeanne Pocalyko
    Director of Human Resoureces, Tredyffrin-Easttown School District
     
    Past-President: Theresa Kinsinger, SPHR 
    Director of Organizational Services, Capital Area I.U.
     
    Past-President: Todd Stitzel
    Director of Human Resources, Radnor Township School District
     
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    Nominations are open for the 2019 Dowler Award
    The award is presented to a member who exemplifies the highest level of professionalism and expertise in the human resources field. Nomination Form

     

     
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