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ERIC Number: EJ821074
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 12
ISSN: ISSN-0009-8655
Teaching with Awareness: The Hidden Effects of Trauma on Learning
Sitler, Helen Collins
Clearing House: A Journal of Educational Strategies, Issues and Ideas, v82 n3 p119-123 Jan-Feb 2009
Educators are often unaware of the effects of psychological trauma on learners. Through the examples of two students, a fifth grader and a first-year college student, the author explores the intersections between trauma and learning and discusses how teachers might mitigate the effects of trauma in their classrooms.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Education; Grade 5; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A