Intervening Amidst Student Fears


KIPP LA schools are getting extra training to help their students deal with trauma.  Because of fears that students bring to school with them regarding a myriad of issues, KIPP teachers are preparing to help their students excel in class.

“We are hearing a lot from our counselors having students coming to school crying or having anxiety, worrying about coming home and their family is not there, so teachers said they needed to teach their students to identify those feelings and express them to prevent negative outcomes.”

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