DESSA in the news!
Click here to read an article in The Daily Herald on the use of the DESSA in promoting social and emotional learning in a school located in the greater Chicago area.
Upcoming Live Webinar Sessions on the DESSA and DESSA-mini
Join Paul LeBuffe, Co-Director of the Devereux Center for Resilient Children, national trainer, and researcher, as he presents free, informational webinars on the Devereux Student Strengths Assessment (DESSA) and the DESSA-mini. Together, these tools provide a comprehensive system for assessing and monitoring the social-emotional strengths and needs of children, Kindergarten through 8th grade.
- Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 1-2pm (East Coast Time) — To register, click here.
- Thursday, November 15, 2012, 1-2pm (East Coast Time) — To register, click here.
To listen to a recorded session of the 1-Hour DESSA Comprehensive System Webinar, click here
DESSA Spanish Translation in Progress!
A translation and supporting research study are underway! Are you a bilingual Spanish and English Speaker? E-mail Katherine Ross to participate in our research on the Spanish DESSA. Click Here To Download Flyer For the Study
DESSA Classroom Profile Macro Coming Soon!
A program for creating DESSA Classroom profiles electronically will be available soon.
DESSA Online Scoring Assistant Now Available!
Order the Online Administration Record forms and Scoring Report at K-5 Kaplan.
DESSA Mini Now Available!
The DESSA Mini is an 8-item Strength-Based Screener of Social-Emotional Competence in School-Age Children. Click Here
Social-Emotional Learning: Assessment and Intervention Webinar Presentation
Designed for the Washington State School Psychology Association, February 19, 2010
To view the PowerPoint presentation handouts, click here
To view supplemental handouts, click here
Press Release: DESSA Scores Correlate with Academic Achievment
Click Here To View Article