Working with students who have experienced trauma
Course Presented By: Benji Girsch
To explore strategies that allow teachers to support students who have experienced trauma.
Trauma can manifest in unexpected ways. Supporting students who have experienced trauma requires special attention to approach the situation appropriately. This session will focus on supporting teachers to understand the different types of trauma experienced by students and to learn new strategies that will help manage the behaviours that result.
QUESTIONS FOR DISCUSSION
1. what were the 3 key points that you took from this presentation.
2. What challenges do students who have experienced trauma face in the classroom and what can you, as an educator do to help them achieve success in the classroom.
3. What tools or techniques will you try to adopt into your teaching practice?
Please join the conversation by either answering these prompting questions above OR by adding your own ideas and thoughts around this topic in the conversation thread below.