Effects of School Shootings (Penn State Applied Social Psychology Blog, March 24, 2014)
Outlines the psychological and physical impact of a school shooting on both students and adults.
In Oakland, Reinventing School Policing (Edutopia, January 26, 2018)
Describes how a school district are including their police in social-emotional learning training and the impact on students.
Managing Strong Emotional Reactions to Traumatic Events: Tips for Families and Teachers (National Association of School Psychologists, 2016)
Explains common reactions to a large-scale tragedy and how caregivers can support youth.
Risking Peace at a Troubled School (Edutopia, February 22, 2012)
Describes how a middle school are countering trauma by implementing meditation.
School Shootings and Other Traumatic Events: How to talk to Students (National Education Association, n.d.)
Lists what to communicate to students of different ages and more resources for helping them cope.