Welcome

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For a quick introduction to the Sanford Harmony Online Learning Portal, click below.

Welcome

Dashboard

For a quick introduction to the Sanford Harmony Online Learning Portal, click below.

Developing SEL Capacity Pathway
Foundations of Social Emotional Learning Unit
Cultural Competence Topic
Inspirational Connections Topic
Trauma Informed Instruction Topic
Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Students

Module: Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Students

In order to provide meaningful support to students, teachers must first understand what trauma does to kids. In this module, you will describe the biological, emotional, and academic effects of trauma as well as common symptoms.

In this module, you will:

  • Define key terms associated with trauma and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs).
  • Describe the ways in which traumatic exposure can affect a child’s developing brain.
  • Describe the ways in which traumatic exposure can affect a child’s behavior.
  • Describe the ways which traumatic exposure can affect a child’s cognitive functioning and academic performance.