TIEC Virtual Spring Series Workshop #3- “Racial Trauma”


  • Implicit Bias
    April 22, 2021
    3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Race-based stressors that are experienced by People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) individuals cannot be ignored. Attendees will receive an unbiased explanation of racial-trauma, explore how it exist in our schools, and learn what teachers can do to mitigate these stressors when witnessed – whether you are an ally, bystander, or an ethnic minority. This (more…) “TIEC Virtual Spring Series Workshop #3- “Racial Trauma””

TIEC Virtual Spring Series Workshop #4- “Secondary Trauma: The Essential Worker’s Need for Self-Care”


  • Secondary Trauma: The Essential Worker's Need for Self-Care
    April 29, 2021
    3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Secondary Trauma, or Secondary Traumatic Stress (STS), is the effect that exposure to another’s trauma can have on someone else, whether a bystander, friend, family member, professional caregiver, or one who is in close or distant proximity. The focus of this workshop is on the exposure to the trauma of others whose exposure occurs while (more…) “TIEC Virtual Spring Series Workshop #4- “Secondary Trauma: The Essential Worker’s Need for Self-Care””

TIEC Virtual Spring Series Workshop #5- “More Joy, Less Stress! How Relationships Mitigate the Impact of Trauma in Classrooms”


  • More Joy, Less Stress! How Relationships Mitigate the Impact of Trauma in Classrooms
    May 6, 2021
    3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

The Relational Bank Account: Investing in Positive Teacher-Student Relationships Relationships in schools have a profound impact on the well-being, achievement, and retention of both students and teachers. Despite their critical importance, most teachers receive little to no training on how to develop positive relationships with their students. In this interactive workshop, participants will learn about (more…) “TIEC Virtual Spring Series Workshop #5- “More Joy, Less Stress! How Relationships Mitigate the Impact of Trauma in Classrooms””

2021 Virtual Conference on the State of Trauma Informed Education in Pennsylvania


  • 2021 Virtual Conference on the State of Trauma Informed Education in Pennsylvania
    May 21, 2021
    9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Professional Development by Expert Panelists 9:00- Opening – An overview of the history of trauma awareness in Pennsylvania 9:30- Dr. Dorothy Johnson-Speight (Our Children Living with Trauma)- A. Silva-Garcia, D. Lawrence Jones, H. Jean Wright, 10:30am- Gregg Volz (Youth Courts: Trauma Informed Discipline for Schools and Justice Systems)- R. Reed, S. Francisco, N. Young, J. (more…) “2021 Virtual Conference on the State of Trauma Informed Education in Pennsylvania”