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Art therapy involves creating art to help individuals of all ages cope with traumatic experiences and stress, according to the American Art Therapy Association, a national organization whose Connecticut members have been working to assist young people, their families, and the local communities to address the trauma resulting from the Sandy Hook shooting. Above, a drawing from a first grade Sandy Hook student who was at school the day of the shooting.
Alison DeNisco
Critical challenges for school psychologists.
Angela Pascopella
The Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights enforced its first action on LAUSD under the Obama administration.
migrant child worker
Marion Herbert
A new documentary exposes the plight of migrant children farm workers.
Susan McLester
Providing a birth-to-employment education can stop students from falling through the cracks.

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