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On trauma.

This book explores how educational institutions have failed to recognize and effectively address the symptoms of… READ MORE

For adults.

This powerful book explores how institutions of higher education can successfully serve students who have experienced poverty, toxic… READ MORE

For children.

Lady Lucy’s Quest is the story of a feisty young girl who wants to be a Knight in the Middle Ages. She confronts many hurdles but ultimately… READ MORE

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  • JAN 21, 2021.National Coalition of Girls Schools programs
  • JAN 26, 2021.Rutgers Graduate School Trauma Education
  • JAN 25, 2021. Teachers College Press: The Intersection of Race and Ethnicity
  • JAN 27, 2021. Teachers College Press: Can Schools be a Place for Healing Trauma?

Education happens in many places and spaces of which the classroom is but one.

Wrinkles Doesn’t Like Social Distancing; I Don’t Blame Him book By Karen Gross

Karen Gross: Breakaway Students – Connect 2018.