2017 – 5th Annual Education Summit – Highlights

“Trauma Sensitive Classrooms and Responsive Schools”

This years Education Summit focused on the impact of trauma on the brain and strategies for creating places of safety and security for our children.

Attendees heard from nationally-recognized teaching experts as they shared inventive educational approaches, as well as best practices, to create a climate and culture for success and help students reach beyond their boundaries.

The keynote speakers from this years Summit were Dr. Sandra Bloom and Dr. Lourdes Ferrer. There full presentations can be viewed by clicking the links below. 

Dr. Sandra Bloom – Presentation: What Educators Need to Know

Dr. Sandra Bloom – Presentation: Trauma Informed Schools

Dr. Bloom is founder of the Sanctuary Leadership Development Institute committed to training providers to create nonviolent environments.



Dr. Lourdes Ferrer – Presentation: TRAUMA Sensitive Classrooms and Responsive Schools

Dr. Ferrer is a nationally recognized scholar, researcher, author and expert in education with a personal understanding of the challenges of our immigrant students and families.



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Catholic Partnership Schools would like to thank all of the attendees who participated in this opportunity.