New Business Item 131 (2019)Referred to the Appropriate Committee
The National Education Association will use existing resources and digital media platforms to promote awareness of secondary/vicarious trauma experienced by educators.
Awareness of the importance of trauma-informed practices are inconsistent within our profession. This inconsistency is detrimental to members of our union. A comprehensive approach will decrease teacher turnover and improve school climate, which has been shown to improve graduation rates.
Neva Reece/Winter Marshall-Allen - AK
This item cannot be accomplished with current staff and resources under the proposed Modified 2019-2020 Strategic Plan and Budget. It would cost an additional $3,000.