February 29 2016

California Health Report – Trauma Should Be Recognized as Disability by Schools, Lawsuit Says

The lawsuit seeks consistent mental health support for students, as well as training and coaching for teachers to understand trauma and respond appropriately. The plaintiffs want to end punitive discipline like suspensions and expulsions, which they allege are counter-productive because they push traumatized kids out of school and into the criminal justice system…

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Click here to learn about what The California Endowment is doing to address the social-emotional health of California’s kids.

 

 

 

 

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