Emotional Issues and Learning in English Classrooms: Practical Tips

02/12/2017

What do you do when your students are traumatized or emotionally stressed?  Do you have strategies? If not, read on in Quick Classroom Exercises to Combat Stress at https://www.edutopia.org/article/quick-classroom-exercises-combat-stress?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

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Connecting Language and Emotions: Language patterns reveal body’s hidden response to stress

09/11/2017

Language does a lot more than transmitting facts.  We can learn about a speaker’s emotional status when listening.  Listening to what?  Find out more in  Language patterns reveal body’s hidden response to stress

at http://www.nature.com/news/language-patterns-reveal-body-s-hidden-response-to-stress-1.22964http://www.nature.com/news/language-patterns-reveal-body-s-hidden-response-to-stress-1.22964


Are You at Risk for Secondary Traumatic Stress? Teaching and caring for others—especially kids in trauma—can be difficult. Here are six strategies to help you take care of yourself

05/11/2017

Don’t burn out, take essential steps: https://www.edutopia.org/article/are-you-risk-secondary-traumatic-stress


For Teachers and Students: MENTAL HEALTH TOOLKIT Reading, Videos, Infographics

21/10/2017

Be mindful of your own, your students, and their families’ mental health issues in the current political climate. Find more at http://weareheretostay.org/resources/mental-health-emergency-toolkit/

Excerpt (incl. infographic) ABOUT THE TOOLKIT
The UndocuHealth Project Emergency Toolkit was designed to alleviate not only the stress and anxiety of folks across the nation and keep ours families secure, but also to give the reader tools that will allow them to conduct safe zone events and incorporate stress reducing activities within their community work and daily lives.

Excerpt of several infographics and videos:

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Free Downloadable Resource. Trauma In Refugee And Immigrant Students: A Resource For Educators

15/10/2017

One of the more useful capstone projects, thanks for sharing it!  Trauma In Refugee And Immigrant Students- A Website Resource For


Presentation and Reading: Master Strategies in the Treatment of Trauma:

12/10/2017

At http://www.nicabm.com/treatingtrauma2017/a1-fb-info/?del=fbtco171.1bp1


15 MINDFULNESS AND RELAXATION APPS FOR KIDS WITH ANXIETY

02/10/2017

Many of our learners have emotional or other issues or an unsafe life.  Here are some apps to assist them and all peers in calming their mind:  15 MINDFULNESS AND RELAXATION APPS FOR KIDS WITH ANXIETY at http://parentingchaos.com/anxiety-apps-kids/


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