Saturday, February 4, 2017
A great read - A way to address a nation wide epidemic! Courtesy of ASCD SmartBrief.
Some La. schools test "trauma-informed" model
Officials at some schools in New Orleans have adopted "trauma-informed" teaching, which takes students' life experiences into consideration. Data show New Orleans students face higher-than-national-average rates of trauma, so educators are working with mental health advocates to create models to support rather than suspend students.The Hechinger Report (1/25), WWNO-FM (New Orleans) (1/23)