Lessons from the Field Webinar Series - Addressing Student Behavioral Needs & Supporting Their Mental Health

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- Add to Calendar 2021-12-08 15:00:00 2021-12-08 16:15:00 Lessons from the Field Webinar Series - Addressing Student Behavioral Needs & Supporting Their Mental Health Attention: State and District Leaders, School Administrators, Educators, School Nurses, Parents, and Education Stakeholders The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to support educational settings in safely sustaining in-person instruction. The series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, early childhood education providers, and other places of educational instruction, describing approaches to operating during the COVID-19 pandemic.  On behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools, the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) invites you to join the next webinar, Addressing Student Behavioral Needs & Supporting Their Mental Health. Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Time: 3:00 - 4:15 pm EDT Please join us for important information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of Education addressing student behavioral and mental health issues resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Strategies for supporting students as they return to or sustain in-person instruction will be addressed. A panel discussion with practitioners from the field will follow information shared by federal agency staff members. Speakers/Panelists Kabrillen Jones: Special Assistant, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education Renee Bradley: Education Program Specialist, Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education Marci Hertz: Senior Behavioral Scientist, Division of Adolescent and School Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Jennifer Kubista: Superintendent, Central School District 13J, Monmouth and Independence, OR Lisa Spears: SBT Clinical Supervisor & Program Coordinator, James F. Reames Center, Florence 1 Schools, Florence, SC Webinar Materials For your reference, slides for this presentation will be posted on this event page on the day of the event. The recording will be posted a day after. Speaker Bios Slides Recording (Coming Soon!) Transcript (Coming Soon!) Related Documents This event will reference the following resources, which we encourage you to access in advance of the webinar to inform participation:  U.S. Department of Education Resources  Supporting Child and Student Social, Emotional, Behavioral and Mental Health during COVID-19 Era Return to School Roadmap: A Guide For K-12 Schools and Communities for the 2021-2022 School Year Return to School Roadmap: How to Prioritize the Health and Safety of Students, School Personnel, and Families Return to School Roadmap: A Resource for Parents on Returning to In-Person Learning ED COVID-19 Handbook Volume 1: Strategies for Safely Reopening Elementary and Secondary Schools (PDF) ED COVID-19 Handbook Volume 2: Roadmap to Reopening Safely and Meeting All Students' Needs (PDF) CDC Resources Mental Health, Substance Use, and Suicidal Ideation During the COVID-19 Pandemic CDC Mental Health webpage What Works in Schools: Research and Results Mental and Emotional Health Curriculum (HECAT)  YRBSS | Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System | Data | Adolescent and School Health | CDC Classroom Management | Adolescent and School Health | CDC Mental Health Among Adolescents Fact Sheet Other Resources American Academy of Pediatrics School Health webpage  The National Academies of Sciences’ Tools for Supporting Emotional Wellbeing in Children and Youth   Schools | The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (nctsn.org) Registration You must register to participate in this presentation.  Register  Please contact NCSSLE if you have any questions. We look forward to sharing this information with you and hearing from you about the important work you are doing in your schools, communities, and states to meet the needs of your students and staff as they return to in-person learning. More on the Lessons from the Field Webinar Series Archived Events: To access archived materials from previous Lessons from the Field webinars, go here. Upcoming Webinars: Stay tuned for additional details on upcoming webinars in the Lessons from the Field Webinar Series. Online Online noreply@air.org America/New_York public

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Attention: State and District Leaders, School Administrators, Educators, School Nurses, Parents, and Education Stakeholders

The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to support educational settings in safely sustaining in-person instruction. The series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, early childhood education providers, and other places of educational instruction describing approaches to operating during the COVID-19 pandemic.

On behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools, the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) invites you to join the next webinar, Addressing Student Behavioral Needs & Supporting Their Mental Health.

Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Time: 3:00 - 4:15 pm EST

Please join us for important information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of Education addressing student behavioral and mental health issues resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Strategies for supporting students as they return to or sustain in-person instruction were addressed. A panel discussion with practitioners from the field followed information shared by federal agency staff members.

Speakers/Panelists

  • Kabrillen Jones: Special Assistant, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education
  • Renee Bradley: Education Program Specialist, Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education
  • Marci Hertz: Senior Behavioral Scientist, Division of Adolescent and School Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Jennifer Kubista: Superintendent, Central School District 13J,Monmouth and Independence, OR
  • Lisa Spears: SBT Clinical Supervisor & Program Coordinator, James F. Reames Center, Florence 1 Schools, Florence, SC

Webinar Materials

Related Documents

This event will reference the following resources, which we encourage you to access in advance of the webinar to inform participation: 

U.S. Department of Education Resources 

CDC Resources

Other Resources

More on the Lessons from the Field Webinar Series

Archived Events: To access archived materials from previous Lessons from the Field webinars, go here.

Upcoming Webinars: Stay tuned for additional details on upcoming webinars in the Lessons from the Field Webinar Series.


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