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California Association of School Workers' Purpose

CASSW was established to promote the professional growth of School Social Work (SSW) in schools and to influence the California school system to maintain and increase responsiveness to the social, emotional, educational and mental health needs of all students.

CASSW Anti Racism Message 

Please see our message from the CASSW Board addressing our position on the issue of racism in our society:

Sincerely, CASSW Board of Directors

CASSW Resource List for Addressing Racism

Thank you to everyone that contributed to this important list of resources!

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CASSW 2021 Conference Save the Date _Ant

Call for Presentors

The California Association of School Social Workers (CASSW) will be hosting an online conference on Friday April 16th and Saturday April 17, 2021 and we hope you can join us! More information on registration will be coming soon! 


The theme for this year's conference is "Antiracist Social Work Practice in Schools: Examining Implicit Bias and Challenging Structural Racism." Due to the online format, workshops will be 60 minutes. Please see the attached Request for Proposals for more information. If you are interested in applying to present, please complete this Google Form by midnight on February 28, 2021. You all have so much expertise and we hope you will share it! 

CASSW 2021