Entries by Greg Dzuris

Stephanie Glotzbecker, LPN Receives Hard Hat Award

We are thrilled to announce that Stephanie Glotzbecker, LPN was recognized in Pymatuning with the District Hard Hat award! Congratulations Stephanie, we are are so blessed to to have you on #TeamPSI! Below you will find some kind words that Stephanie’s coworkers shared as part of her nomination. “Stephanie goes above and beyond what her […]

There’s a strong push for more school psychologists

A combination of pre-existing shortages and a rise in school stressors has led to a major effort to train and hire more mental health professionals for school settings. With a growing mental health crisis among young people—a trend both exacerbated and illuminated by COVID—the need for school psychologists is multiplying. School psychologists in the United […]

Cardiac Emergency Response Plan: Is Your School Prepared?

With an unwavering dedication to her profession, PSI’s Suzanne Evans, RN, BSN, LSN, NCSN consistently explores avenues to elevate her school’s readiness for unexpected emergencies. Having served as a local school nurse for 14 years and 23 years of experience as a registered nurse (RN), Suzanne found inspiration to write this article after successfully implementing […]

CDC Mental Health and Well-Being Action Guide for Schools

The CDC has recently developed a new action guide for mental health and well-being for schools. Please see a brief description below and follow the links for more important information. CDC recently released a school mental health action guide to support schools in their efforts to promote students’ mental health. This action guide is a direct […]

5 Holiday Job Search Tips for Education Professionals

Here are five tips that job seekers can consider implementing over the holidays when looking for a job in the field of education: 1. Update Your Resume and Cover Letter: Use the holiday break to review and update your resume and cover letter. Highlight your relevant skills, experiences, and accomplishments. Tailor your documents to the […]

Ohio ranks near top of states for school voucher spending

Ohio’s increase in school voucher spending this year for the EdChoice Expansion Program sets up the state to rank near the top nationally when it comes to taxpayer use of voucher dollars to attend private schools. This is not only because of the increase in voucher money for each child but also because of an […]

The Top 10 Elementary, Middle Schools in Ohio

The U.S. News & World Report released a ranking of Ohio’s top elementary and middle schools Thursday, assessing nearly 80,000 schools across the country. Each year, U.S. News & World Report has traditionally released a ranking list of high schools and universities in the country, and this year, they are also ranking elementary and middle […]