Quality Indicators of Emotional Support Services and Programs (QIESSP) Intro: A Review for LEAs


Session Dates

Monday March 07, 2022 - Online
Friday April 15, 2022 - Online

Implementing Emotional Support services and programs requires a team focused, multidisciplinary approach. This course will introduce participants to a self-assessment tool, Quality Indicators Of Emotional Support Services and Programs(QIESSP), that will support LEAS in implementing evidence-based Emotional Support services and programs.


Participants will:

  • Define how students are identified with the need for Emotional Support Services
  • Identify the seven domains within the QIESSP and discuss implications for local implementation
  • Explore the alignment of the QIESSP tool with Danielson Framework for Teaching
  • Describe next steps for LEAs to couple with an outside coach and engage in scoring the tool, action planning, and identifying solutions.

Target Audience

  • District Administrators
  • Special Education Directors/Supervisors
  • Principals
  • Guidance Counselors
  • Teachers of Emotional Support Students

Topics Covered: Behavior

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Tina Rife, at 717-901-2278, or trife@pattan.net.

Event Info

Event Type:

On-line Courses

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Tina Rife

Content Contact:

Sandy Shacklady-White
800-441-3215 x7249