What are ACES?

In the mid 1990s, the CDC conducted a study of 17,000 volunteers in San Diego. The study was made up of mostly white, college educated, gainfully employed people. Fifty percent were women and the average age of the volunteer was 57 years old. Through this study, we learned that 28% of them had endured physical … Continue reading What are ACES?

Coming Up This Month:

This month we will be taking a look at Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES), Trauma Informed Care and Positive Behavior Guidance strategies. Join us as we explore what it means to be a teacher caring for children who have endured trauma in their young lives. Blog post will be up soon!