Trauma and the Brain: An Introduction for professionals working with teens

15/08/2017

Something, educators need to know.  Find more at http://centerforadolescentstudies.com/trauma-and-brain/?platform=hootsuite


New Comic Book Teaches Children How To Deal With The Fears of Deportation

09/08/2017

Thanks to Shelly Terrell for sharing this.

Find here an excellent cartoon for teachers to be shared with kids:

https://fierce.wearemitu.com/politics/new-comic-book-teaches-children-how-to-deal-with-the-fears-of-deportation/?utm_content=bufferceb57&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 


More on Trauma and Learning

31/07/2017

Always a good reminder Stress: It’s Not in Your Head, it’s in Your Nervous System at http://upliftconnect.com/stress-its-not-in-your-head-its-in-your-nervous-system/


How Does Constant Stress and Trauma Affect Learners? A Presentation

31/07/2017

I wrote about this many times before but it is always good to remind educators of this topic.  Find this presentation here Chronic Stress and ACEs at http://www.cecweb.org/video/chronic-stress-and-aces/


A Traumatized Brain Does Not Learn Easily: What Can Teachers Do?

05/07/2017

Read more in7 Ways to Calm a Young Brain in Trauma

at https://www.edutopia.org/article/7-ways-calm-young-brain-trauma-lori-desautels?utm_source=Edutopia%20News&utm_campaign=f83c718a7c-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_070517_enews_creatingasafe_mc&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_29295b4c8b-f83c718a7c-48061719

about the effects of trauma and what to do about it in classrooms


What Impact Does the State of US Politics Have on Refugees?

20/05/2017

Remembering that refugees already are traumatized by the events that brought them here after undergoing extreme vetting, what does the current state of politics do to refugees?  Read more at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/social-workers-the-emotional-impact-of-trumps-executive_us_591db8d0e4b0e8f558bb244d?ncid=engmodushpmg00000003


What Effect Does Poverty Have on Learning?

21/04/2017

Teachers should know this.  Read How Poverty Changes the Brain at

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/02/nearly-half-of-jobs-could-be-automated-in-the-future-heres-what-the-researchers-are-saying?utm_content=buffer789b3&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

to learn more

 


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