Griffin Spalding County School System What We Do...
skip to main content

The goal of each Social Worker is to:Top of Page

  • Increase student educational success
  • Cope with crisis situations
  • Conflict resolution
  • Improve attendance
  • Develop self-discipline
  • Build self-discipline
  • Develop healthy lifestyles
  • Improve interpersonal relationships
  • Remain in school with the goal of graduation!
 

We also assist families:Top of Page

  • Participating  more fully in their children's education, through parent conferences, school, and home visits
  • Develop realistic expectations and ways of caring for their children which are age and developmentally appropriate
  • Identify and meet their children's social and emotional needs
  • Monitor their child's homework and attendance
 

And finally we support our colleagues by:Top of Page

  • Understanding better how factors such as family, culture, and socioeconomic status, physical and mental health can affect a student's performance
  • Collaborate on plans to enhance a student's performance
  • Coordinate services for individual families
  • Identify and report child abuse and neglect
  • Obtain community resources to meet student's needs
  • Design and implement behavior management plans