Reimagining senior school
In the USA, 13 schools in 11 cities are exploring new, innovative ways to engage students and prepare them for the jobs of tomorrow.
Short videos and education packs that encourage conversations about key mental health topics.
Creativity is very relevant to the way people work and also discovering who you are - what interests you and what could be your vocation.
Tutoring for disadvantaged students
In the last year alone, 10% of all state-educated 11 – 16 year olds in England and Wales, about 280,000 students, were tutored. One quarter said they had received private tuition at some point in their schooling.
How a community becomes trauma-informed
A few weeks back, I wrote about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the effect they have on adult health including mental illness, doing time in prison, and work issues, such as absenteeism.
Trauma & Resilience - Ayrshire
@Ardrossan Church of the Nazarene 150 Glasgow Street Ardrossan KA22 8EU
This is an opportunity to see the film 'Resilience - The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope', which has been arousing massive interest across Scotland. It deals with the seminal study of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), published in 1998, revealing the most important public health findings of a generation. How do we respond practically to the insights it offers? That’s the question we will address with this event.
Trauma & Resilience - Epsom
@St Marks Church, 67 Burgh Heath Rd, Epsom KT17 4NF
A 1 hour documentary ‘Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope’ chronicling the birth of a new movement among doctors, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cutting edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease. Followed by a panel discussion on what we can do to enable resilience and repair in the children and young people we work with. Email email@example.com