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2018 SSWAA Book Club
April 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - June 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm$159 – $199
JOIN our BOOK CLUB today! 13 CEUs
Lead by Dr. Michelle Alvarez, SSWAA President-Elect
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Connect with social workers around the country, while engaging in meaningful and unique discussions around your practice in the 21st Century.
The Future of the Professions explains how “increasingly capable systems–from telepresence to artificial intelligence–will bring fundamental change in the way that the ‘practical expertise’ of specialists is made available in society” (Susskind & Susskind, 2015, book cover).
Raising important practical and moral questions what does this mean for the school social work profession? “In an era when machines can out-perform human beings at most tasks, what are the prospects for employment, who should own and control online expertise, and what tasks should be reserved exclusively for people?” (Susskind & Susskind, 2015, book cover).
The Future of Professions is available Here – Enter code ASFLQ6 when you checkout! OUP is offering us a 30% discount! OUP will be at the SSWAA National Conference if you want to avoid shipping charges.
* Identify trends that will impact the school social work profession
* Explain how trends could change the way school social work services are provided
* Discuss what school social workers should be doing now to prepare for changes in the field