KANSAS ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS
Empowering Children, Educators, and Families
NASP Excellence in School Psychological Services (ESPS) Recognition Program
The Excellence in School Psychological Services (ESPS) Recognition Program recognizes school districts throughout the country that are working to implement the NASP Model for Comprehensive and Integrated School Psychological Services (the NASP Practice Model). The NASP Practice Model has two major parts: 10 Domains of Practice and 6 Organizational Principles. The ESPS recognition program focuses primarily on the 6 Organizational Principles defined in the model as critical to enabling school psychologists to practice their comprehensive role across all 10 domains. The program offers five levels of recognition: No Recognition, Emerging, Promising, Proficient, and Exemplary.
The goals of the recognition program are to:
KASP Grant for the ESPS Recognition Program
Kansas Association of School Psychologist (KASP) is pleased to announce the allocation of non-recurring funds to support one or more districts in submitting an application for the NASP Excellence in School Psychological Services (ESPS) Recognition Program. KASP has $500 in available funding for 2023 ESPS Recognition Program submissions to assist one or multiple school districts with the application fee. To learn more about the grant, download the information here. To submit an application for the grant, please use this form.
Kansas Districts That Have Received NASP ESPS Recognition
Olathe Public Schools (Proficient) - 2023
NASP ESPS Webinar
Watch this comprehensive webinar for basic information and assistance regarding the ESPS application.