This week, Ryan sits with Dr. Caprice Young, the National Superintendent of Learn4Life, a network of nonprofit public schools that emphasize personalized learning, career training, mentoring, and life skills. On this episode, Dr. Young talks about Learn4life and the work that her schools have done to incorporate trauma-informed education methods into classrooms during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Young talks about how trauma can inhibit student learning and outlines approaches that teachers and schools can take to incorporate a trauma-informed approach to the educational process.
You can find out more about our guest’s work by visiting www.learn4life.org
Host: Ryan Kairalla (@ryankair)
Producer: Ross Ulysse