Former teacher Jane Lucas earned an MA in Applied Educational Psychology and Educational Specialist degree in School Psychology from Webster University. She works as a school psychologist for Special School District in Normandy Missouri. She also does psychoeducational evaluations in University of Missouri St. Louis’s clinic. In addition, she serves as the field experience director for Webster’s School Psychology students.
Topics covered in this episode include:
· Jane’s experience transitioning from her former role as a teacher to her current role as a school psychologist
· Ways to build trusting and supporting relationships with students
· Supporting students in managing test anxiety
· Helping children build social skills and form healthy friendships
Learn more about the Normandy Schools Collaborative here: https://www.normandysc.org/
Learn more about Special School District here: https://www.ssdmo.org/