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St. Cloud, MN: $888,000 grant to train all school staff about the effects of trauma

Oct 19, 2017, St Cloud (MN) Times: These 2 St. Cloud schools to get $888K to expand programs http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2017/10/19/these-2-st-cloud-schools-get-888-k-expand-programs/777532001/ St. Cloud school district has received an $888,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to fund a three-year project at Discovery Community School and Talahi Discovery School, according to a news release issued Wednesday by the district. The program will expand co-teaching to pre-kindergarten classrooms, create community-based family education centers and train all school staff in trauma-informed education. The purpose of the project is to create a welcoming and differentiated learning environment for all students to increase achievement, especially in vulnerable populations. …