School Resources

Educator Resources

Site Name
Site Address
10 Things About Childhood Trauma Every Teacher Needs to Know
https://www.acesconnection.com/g/aces-in-education/blog/10-things-about-childhood-trauma-every-teacher-needs-to-know-weareteachers-com
Addressing Childhood Trauma in DC Schools
https://traumasensitiveschools.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/CLC-Addressing-Childhood-Trauma-DC-Schools-June-2015.pdf
Addressing Race and Trauma in the Classroom: Resource Guide for Educators
https://www.nctsn.org/resources/addressing-race-and-trauma-classroom-resource-educators
Building Trauma-Sensitive Schools Handout Packet
https://safesupportivelearning.ed.gov/sites/default/files/Building%20TSS%20Handout%20Packet_ALL.pdf
Calmer Classrooms: A Guide to Working with Traumatized Children
https://www.acesconnection.com/g/aces-in-education/clip/calmer-classrooms-a-guide-to-working-with-traumatised-children-pdf
Child Trauma Toolkit for Educators
https://www.nctsn.org/resources/child-trauma-toolkit-educators
Complex Trauma: Facts for Educators
https://www.nctsn.org/resources/complex-trauma-facts-educators
Creating Sanctuary in Schools
http://www.sanctuaryweb.com/TheSanctuaryModel/ORIGINSOFTHESANCTUARYMODEL/SanctuaryPrograms/SanctuaryinSchools.aspx
Creating a Trauma-Informed Classroom
https://static.wixstatic.com/ugd/babac8_ee643528e19c45aea98cf5b44c39e58e.pdf
Educator's Guide to Appropriate Response and Support to Child Disclosure of Sexual Abuse
https://www.nctsn.org/resources/when-child-alleges-sexual-abuse-educator-or-other-school-staff-educators-guide-appropriate
Fostering the Trauma Informed Classroom
https://www.wcris.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Fostering-the-Trauma-Informed-Classroom-Handouts.pdf
Helping Traumatized Children Learn
https://traumasensitiveschools.org/tlpi-publications/
How Schools are Helping Traumatized Students Learn Again
http://neatoday.org/2016/11/03/schools-helping-traumatized-students/
How Teachers Can Use Trauma-Informed Mindfulness Practices to Support their Students
https://www.mindfulschools.org/inspiration/trauma-informed-mindfulness-practices/
Mental Health and Academic Achievement
http://files.ctctcdn.com/bde05f96001/111de547-1b78-4cc4-82ec-cba76b775309.pdf?ver=1464125957000
NAEYC: Coping with Stress and Violence
https://naeyc.org/resources/topics/coping-stress-and-violence
NASP: Children from Military Families
https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/mental-health/military-connected-families
NASP: Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers
https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/school-violence-resources/talking-to-children-about-violence-tips-for-parents-and-teachers
Optimum Learning Environments for Traumatized Children: How Abused Children Learn Best in School
https://www.jaspermountain.org/optimum_learning_environment.pdf
Psychology and Trauma in Schools: How Can Teachers Help?
http://psychlearningcurve.org/psychology-trauma-schools/
Resources for Schools to Help Students Affected By Trauma Learn
http://www.traumainformedcareproject.org/resources/bibliography%20of%20resources%20for%20schools%20to%20be%20trauma%20informed.PDF
Responding to Trauma In Your Classroom
https://www.tolerance.org/magazine/spring-2016/responding-to-trauma-in-your-classroom
Responding to Trauma in Your Classroom
https://www.tolerance.org/magazine/spring-2016/responding-to-trauma-in-your-classroom
School and Classroom Strategies: Trauma Related Concerns
https://static.wixstatic.com/ugd/babac8_d7ec4544db8f4998abfe452a4f9abd94.pdf
Student Behavior and Trauma
http://traumaawareschools.org/studentBehavior
Teaching Emergency Preparedness in the Classroom
https://www.beprepared.com/teach-emergency-preparedness-in-the-classroom
Teaching in the Shadow of Trauma
https://www.tolerance.org/magazine/teaching-in-the-shadow-of-trauma
The Heart of Learning: Compassion, Resiliency, and Academic Success
https://www.k12.wa.us/student-success/health-safety/mental-social-behavioral-health/compassionate-schools-learning-and/heart-learning-compassion-resiliency-and-academic-success
The Impact of Trauma and Learning and Behavior
https://traumaticstressinstitute.org/wp-content/files_mf/1281448939Zenti__The_Impact_of_Trauma_on_Learning_909_311457_7.pdf
Transforming Schools with Trauma-Informed Care
https://www.ascaschoolcounselor-digital.org/ascaschoolcounselor/january_february_2017?pg=10#pg10
Trauma Informed Approaches to Classroom Management
http://www.reachfortomorrowohio.org/uploads/7/6/2/8/76281565/trauma_informed_approaches_to_classroom_management.pdf
Trauma and Learning: Four Perspectives
https://traumasensitiveschools.org/trauma-and-learning/
Trauma-Informed Classrooms
http://www.ncjfcj.org/sites/default/files/NCJFCJ_SJP_Trauma_Informed_Classrooms_Final.pdf?ed2f26df2d9c416fbddddd2330a778c6=avuttvejtl-ayrokrko
Trauma-Informed Strategies to Use in Your Classroom
https://education.cu-portland.edu/blog/classroom-resources/trauma-informed-strategies/
Trauma-Informed Strategies to Use in Your Classroom
https://education.cu-portland.edu/blog/classroom-resources/trauma-informed-strategies/
US Dept. of Education: Tips for Helping Students Recovering from Traumatic Events
https://www2.ed.gov/parents/academic/help/recovering/part_pg6.html
Unlocking the Door to Learning: Trauma-Informed Classrooms & Transformational Schools
https://www.elc-pa.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Trauma-Informed-in-Schools-Classrooms-FINAL-December2014-2.pdf
What Happened When I Committed to Loving My Students Unconditionally
https://www.edweek.org/tm/articles/2018/05/30/what-happens-when-i-love-my-students-unconditionally.html?cmp=SOC-SHR-FB&fbclid=IwAR2G4UFZ11oFGscZ3M0pqzWggp-hgyJpdDYE4sggENg1C4oiRnt3DOdQz9U