Tag Archives: public education

NASW withholds support for Senate confirmation of Betsy DeVos to be Education Secretary


NASW STATEMENT: The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) chooses not to support the Senate confirmation of Betsy DeVos to become U.S. Secretary of Education. The overarching reasons for our position are that DeVos is woefully inexperienced in managing a major federal agency, appears to have very limited knowledge of federal and state government public education policies and regulations, and ... Read More »

NASW Credentials Highlighted in BusinessWeek Magazine

BusinessWeek Magazine’s health care-themed August 17th issue includes an article on eldercare, titled “A Pro in Your Corner.” Focusing on the role and expertise of geriatric care managers among the vast network of caregivers, the article’s sidebar, “Decoding the Credentials,” specifically included NASW’s Case Management credentials. The master’s level Certified Advanced Social Worker in Case Management (C-ASWCM), and the baccalaureate ... Read More »

Social Work Month 2008: Public Education Campaign Ads

Here are the Public Education Campaign ads that appeared in Oprah Magazine (2006). Click on the links to view, print, or download large versions of the ads. Oncology Advertisement 7/15/2006 Turn 2 Us Youth Program Advertisement St. Barnabas Senior Center Advertisement Veteran Advertisement     Read More »

VIDEO: “On Any Given Day – Social Workers Help”

Campaign video highlights important work of social workers   HOW CAN I USE THIS VIDEO? Here are some suggestions on opportunities to use this video: • Conferences • Career Fairs/Career Days • Grand Rounds • Presentations to Senior Management • Student Recruitment • Community and Religious Meetings • Editorial Boards with Newspapers • Health Fairs   WEB 2.0 HELPING THE ... Read More »