FACT: Any School Psychologist who is worth his or her weight in Salt can easily Predict Future Behaviors Based on their Professional Experiences.
FACT: School Psychologists across America work with Students, Parents, Law Enforcement Personnel, Teachers and School Administrators on-average approximately 180 days per School Year.
FACT: School Psychologists Counsel Students, Development Behavior Plans, Assess both Teaching Strategies and Parenting Styles, as well as, Test and Evaluate Students, Provide Invaluable Assistance to Teachers and School Administrators.
FACT: I was not and I repeat "NOT" Surprised to hear that the School Psychologist Parish in the "SANDYHOOK INCIDENT"! School Psychologists are expected to Drop Everything and Take Off Running Down the Hall any time a Crisis Arises.
FACT: As a School Psychologist I was typically the first Person On-Campus the Principal would call in any type of EMERGENCY and I LOVED it.
FACT: I loved knowing what to look for, what to do, who to call and how to respond in any Crisis Situation.
FACT: School Psychologists based on their Professional Training and Expertise are like Analysts and are able to see things from a much broader perspective than Teachers, Parents, School Administrators, Law Enforcement Personal, etc., because they get to see the whole Student from a very broad perspective.
FACT: As School Psychologists we are not required to Teach Student, Rear Student or Discipline Student! Our Job is to ASSESS the Students' needs from what I like to call a "GLOBALIZED PERSPECTIVE".
FACT: Teachers, School Administrators and Parents ask me all the time, "Mr. Traina how did you know that things were as Bad as they were in Schools all across the United States" and I say, "Because I spent 30-years in the Trenches Practicing as a School Psychologist in Urban Communities on the Decline. Urban areas that most of the White folks abandoned out of fear of their Black Counterparts.
Communities that were so Blighted, Impoverished, Drug and Thug Infested that even the Blacks and Hispanics who could afford to move out left long ago.
FACT: Teachers can't Teach "LITTLE TUPACERS", "THUG and DRUG LIFERS", "AFRICIAN QUEENS" nor the "CRAZY CHECKERS"! These Guys and Gals already have a Plan to become "RAPPER", "YAPPERS", "PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL or BASKETBALLERS", "STREET HUSTLERS" and "GANGBANGER"! Sadly, the vast majority of these young People become "CRACKHEADS",
"CRACKORES", "PIMPS" "PROSTITUTES" and "ENTITLEMENTERS" just like their Moms and Pops!
FACT: You don't have to be Albert Einstein or Sigmund Freud to know that if you put Garbage into a System the only Product that you'll ever be able to consistently produce is simply more "GARBAGE"!
FACT: America has a Parenting Problem. We have too many bad Parents, Parents who are Bad Role Models for Children, Parents who abuse Drugs and Alcohol, Parents who are never Home, Parents who don't Work, Parents who don't Cook or Clean, Parents who have no means of supporting themselves or their offspring and Parents who are totally dependent on poor ole Uncle Sam to meet their everyday needs!
FACT: If you want to Fix Schools youre gonna have to start with good Contraceptive Devices. We simply have too many irresponsible parents who should not be supported by our Government for having Children they are ill-equipped to raise!
fatuous1 is MARK TRAINA an outspoken Civil Rights Activist/Certified School Psychologist from South East Louisiana. Additionally, he is currently the President of the Prestigious LOUISIANA BLOGGERS CLUB! Some describe Mr. Traina as a Racist; however, he describes himself as a REALIST.