Introduction to Trauma-Sensitive Approaches in the Classroom

This session introduced the impact of adversity and trauma on the brain, how this trauma shows up in classrooms both in young people and adults, and the principles of addressing trauma through classroom practice and teacher well-being.

Speakers:

Anna Key Jesseman
Clinician/Consultant
Medstar Georgetown Center for Wellbeing in School Environments (WISE)

Nalika Braganza
Program Director
Teach for India