Karen Gross: Trauma Doesn’t Stop at the School Door – 309
Karen Gross talks about her latest book – Trauma Doesn’t Stop at the School Door: Strategies and Solutions for Educators, PreK – College. This is episode 309 of Teaching Learning Leading K12, an audio podcast.
Karen Gross is a Washington, DC based author and educator as well as an advisor to nonprofit schools, organizations and governments. Her work focuses on student success with a specialization in trauma, its symptomology and approaches to its amelioration. She has worked with institutions planning for and dealing with person- and nature-made disasters including shootings, suicides, immigration detention, family dysfunction, hurricanes and floods.
She currently serves as Senior Counsel to Finn Partners. She is an instructor in continuing education at Rutgers University Graduate School of Social Work and also sits on the Advisory Council at the Center for Minority Serving Institutions at Rutgers.
She is a Visiting Professor at Bennington College and artist-in-residence at Molly Stark Elementary School (VT).
She is the award-winning author of Breakaway Learners: Strategies for Post- Secondary Success (TC Press 2017) and Failure and Forgiveness: Rebalancing the Bankruptcy System (Yale University Press 1996). She is also the author of a trauma-sensitive children’s book series, Lady Lucy’s Quest. She has read to more than 3000 children across the globe.
Today, we are going to focus on her latest book – Trauma Doesn’t Stop at the School Door: Strategies and Solutions for Educators, PreK-College. (TCPress, 2020)
By the way, special offer…use code TLL2020 (note it’s case sensitive) for 15% off plus free shipping on Karen’s book at Please let tcpress.com know if you need any additional info.
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Length – 41:04