How Art Can Help Children Overcome Trauma

22/12/2016

Trauma has a huge impact on academic and emotional development.  Schools should be proactive in dealing with it.  Here is one avenue:  http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2016/12/14/how-art-can-help-children-overcome-trauma.html?cmp=eml-enl-eu-news2http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2016/12/14/how-art-can-help-children-overcome-trauma.html?cmp=eml-enl-eu-news2


10 Things About Childhood Trauma Every Teacher Needs to Know

07/12/2016

Important to consider:  http://www.weareteachers.com/10-things-about-childhood-trauma-every-teacher-needs-to-know/


How do Schools Integrate With Refugees: A Story

14/09/2016

Read:  “Route to refugee success in schools. Districts provide intensive services to students and families who’ve fled their homeland”  at https://www.districtadministration.com/article/route-refugee-success-schools


Community Refugee Kid Initiative

02/09/2016

Refugee Kids Put Down Roots With A Colorado Farm That Helps Them Grow https://www.cpr.org/news/story/refugee-kids-put-down-roots-with-a-colorado-farm-that-helps-them-grow


Brain circuits run their own clocks

01/09/2016


A Song Written by Syrian Refugee Children

01/09/2016

Hear Today I will not die – Muhammed Kahraman (Lyrics by Turgay Evren)


Serving ALL Students: How Trauma-Informed Teaching Builds A Sense of Safety And Care

30/08/2016

Many teachers are faced with students who have a traumatic family background.  What strategies do you have to teach them?  Read more about this topic here at https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2016/06/06/how-trauma-informed-teaching-builds-a-sense-of-safety-and-care/


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