Category Archives: Social Work

School Psych Corner: A Glimpse Inside the Transition to Trauma-Informed Practices

[Source: Mind Shift] Educators are increasingly aware of how trauma that students experience in their lives outside school affects learning in the classroom. And while this isn’t new information, focusing on how to make the learning environment a safe, nurturing place … Continue reading

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Hot, New Job! School Social Worker K-5 – Joliet, IL

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply Do you enjoy working with K-5 students?  PediaStaff is hiring a School Social Worker for an immediate opening near southeastern Joliet. *  K-5 including general education kids … Continue reading

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Couples Feel Pressure to Divorce to Help Their Kids with Disabilities

[Source: Dallas Morning News via Disability Scoop] Three-year-old Annalynne Magallon has cerebral palsy, but her family is ineligible for Medicaid to help pay for her care because her father earns too much at the Fort Worth Police Department. “He’s putting … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: A Framework for Safe and Successful Schools

[Sources:  American School Counselor Association, National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO), National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), School Social Work Association of America (SSWAA) The cosigners of A … Continue reading

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Easy DIY Story Stones for Fun Creative Play

[Source: Hands On As We Grow] We love story stones in our house! They are one of my favorite open-ended toys. Story stones use your child’s imagination and creativity while sneaking in language development and thinking skills. Story stones are … Continue reading

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