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School Trauma Webinars

January 29, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - May 6, 2021 @ 4:30 pm

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GCU & ASBA present: Making Ties: Handling School Trauma Webinar Series

Grand Canyon University has partnered with the Arizona School Boards Association to offer this free, can’t-miss opportunity for anyone involved in K12 education. Participants will analyze what school trauma really means and dive deeper into how to deal with trauma in K12 schools.

GCU & ASBA present: Making Ties: Handling School Trauma Webinar Series

DateWebinarTimeRegister
01/29/2020Understanding Trauma in Our Schools3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Register here
02/12/2020Making the Case for Trauma Informed Education Supports3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Register here
03/04/2020Systematic Approaches to Trauma Informed Education Supports3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Register here
05/06/2020Trauma Informed Education Supports: A Legal Perspective3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Register here

Webinar Descriptions:

Jan. 29, 3:30 – 4:30 pm

Topics:

  • Defining trauma
  • Types of trauma
  • Effects of trauma in schools for both adults and students
  • What trauma looks like within:
    • Poverty
    • Culturally marginalized groups
    • Affluent communities

Hear the information followed by a discussion by a live panel of K12 professionals.

Feb. 12, 3:30 – 4:30 pm

Topics:

  • Considering culture as a precursor to academics
  • The business benefits of trauma-informed practices in schools
  • Navigating political gray areas
  • The district/school’s role in addressing academics, teacher retention, and overall financial health

Current research in these areas will be reviewed, followed by a live discussion with two K12 school superintendents.

March 4, 3:30 – 4:30 pm

Topics:

  • Restorative practices
  • PBIS
  • Mindfulness
  • Implementation guides

Attendees will be given an overview of systemic approaches and hear vignettes from Arizona schools who are currently engaged in implementation.

May 6, 3:30 – 4:30

Topics:

  • HIPPA
  • FERPA
  • Confidentiality as it relates to trauma

Get a comprehensive overview of the legal requirements from various educator perspectives: boar members, superintendents, principals, teachers and support staff. Hear an interview with Chris Thomas, legal counsel for ASBA.

Details

Start:
January 29, 2020 @ 3:30 pm
End:
May 6, 2021 @ 4:30 pm