Webinar Series: Addressing the Effects of Trauma in Schools, Webinar #2: Fostering Positive Youth Development: Opportunities to Reframe the Conversation About Trauma REL

Presented
Friday, April 01, 2016
10:00 am PST / 12:00 pm EST

Understanding the impacts of trauma on student mindset and success is crucial for supporting youth in schools. This webinar series from REL West will address the effects of trauma on brain development, approaches and frameworks to foster positive youth engagement, and the importance of supporting youth-serving adults to sustain this important work.

This 3-part webinar series is designed for county office of education administrators and staff, school district administrators, school site administrators/leaders, teachers, counselors, parent leaders, and community members.

Webinar #2: Fostering Positive Youth Development: Opportunities to Reframe the Conversation About Trauma

Time & Date: April 1, 2016 at 10:00am PDT

  • Learn about positive youth development frameworks and approaches.
  • Identify meaningful ways in which youth and young adults can participate and lead school climate and wellness services and systems.
  • Address specific challenges with youth engagement that youth-serving educators may face.
  • Identify appropriate environments that are inviting to youth and young adults and that will draw them to participate with service organizations.