Would you like to learn how to implement teaching methods that promote emotional regulation, empathy, and a sense of belonging among your students? A trauma-informed approach is critical for building trust, reducing stress, and creating a learning environment where students can thrive academically and emotionally. Join Michelle Dragalin for this hands-on, interactive workshop and discover strategies to help tailor your teaching to the unique needs of trauma-affected students, fostering resilience, healing, and academic growth. Get ready to embark on an empathetic journey that will make a profound and positive impact on your students' lives! Michelle’s expertise in trauma-informed teaching will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to create a classroom where students feel safe, supported, and ready to learn, even in the face of trauma.
- Gain a deep understanding of trauma and its effects on learning, behavior, and emotional well-being in students.
- Learn how to cultivate a trauma-sensitive classroom environment, promoting emotional safety, trust, and positive relationships among students.
- Discover practical strategies and activities that help students regulate their emotions and develop coping skills in the face of trauma.
- Explore methods for fostering empathy, understanding, and a sense of belonging among students, enhancing social interactions and peer relationships.
Special Technology Instructions:
Attendees will need access to an internet-enabled device and a personal Google account (not affiliated with their school). SimpleK12’s Google Classroom will be utilized for the interactive and hands-on components of this workshop.
Participants will have communication and collaboration and opportunities throughout the workshop to demonstrate their understanding of the workshop objectives and reflect on their learning.