Overview of Systems to Support Trauma-Informed Practices

Educators are becoming increasingly aware of the impact of trauma on a student's academic and behavioral success. This session provides district and school leaders with an understanding of how trauma-informed practices can be installed within a system to strengthen support for students and staff.


  1. Impact of Trauma
  2. Trauma-Informed Practices
  3. Systems of Support
  4. Next Steps


  • Explain what trauma is and what a trauma response might look like in the classroom
  • Describe ways to establish a culture of wellness to support staff and student outcomes
  • Summarize the importance of a professional development plan and using data for decision making as you install trauma-informed practices
  • Determine next steps based on your school and district's priorities