Research Requests

Jan 5, 2021
ASPP Members, The ASPP Executive Board is pleased to announce two research op...

Governor Wolf's Proclamation of School Psychology Awareness Week for 2019!

Nov 11, 2019


Information Regarding COVID-19

June 3, 2020 - ASCA and NASP School Reentry Considerations

May 18, 2020ASPP Guidance on the Role of the School Psychologist Returning to School from COVID-19

April 22, 2020 - PDE Virtual Assessment Guidance Letter

April 7, 2020 -  ASPP Position Statement on Virtual Testing during COVID-19 closures. 

March 30, 2020 - PDE Receives USDA Waiver for Free Meals

March 23, 2020 - Letter to PDE regarding internship hours during COVID-19

March 19, 2020 - Take Action for emergency policy changes to help schools deal with the impact of coronavirus.

March 18, 2020 - A joint letter with PSEA to legislators regarding the COVID-19

March 17, 2020 -  NASP provides Update Regarding Graduate Intern Hours in Response to School Closures 

March 16, 2020 - The US Dept of Ed has issues fact sheet Addressing the Risk of COVID-19 in Schools While Protecting the Civil Rights of Students 

COVID-19 General Information

As you likely know, officials are currently taking steps to prevent the introduction and spread of COVID-19 into communities across the United States. offers the most up to date information about this rapidly evolving situation. Some of these steps have included social distancing measures and school closures. 

The materials referenced on this web page are optional educational resources, curated for you to use at your discretion. It was compiled to assist school psychologistseducators, parents, school psychology graduate students, and trainers of school psychologists. While resources were compiled by a team of school psychologists as a means to distribute information and resources to the public, it is important to note that ASPP has not provided extensive evaluation of all resources and does not endorse any of the information on these pages. Check with the Pennsylvania Department of Education or your state department of education, as well as your local education authority about requirements for instruction. 

GENERAL INFORMATION: The following table provides you with general information regarding COVID-19.

Mental Health Support Line (toll free for anyone)1-855-284-2494
COVID-19: Centers for Disease ControlCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
Pennsylvania Department of Health: COVID-19Pennsylvania Department of Health

HYGIENE: The following resources provide guidance on teaching students safe hygiene practices. 

Hand Washing
Covering Your Cough