Ginny Nimmo was awarded with the 2012-2013 Ysseldyke Distinguished Best Practices Award.
The Friends of Children Award was given to Ralph Maves, who was unable to attend.
The 2012-2013 Friends of Children Award was given to the Minnesota School Social Workers Association as a whole and to three specific school social workers: Stephanie Ochocki, Tammie Knick, and Christy McCoy.
MSPA chose Senator Al Franken for the 2012-2013 Legislative Award. Dan Solomon, a Field Representative for Senator Franken, accepted the award on his behalf.