Can Stress Help Students: Review the research on stress to learn about both positive and negative stress, and explore several strategies to apply takeaways from the research with students. (Edutopia, 2015)
Supporting Students Who Act Out the Stress of Poverty: Bookmark several short tip lists to help identify the signs of chronic stress in students, make changes to the school environment to mitigate this stress, and empower students by increasing their perception of control over their environment. (ASCD, 2011)
Edutopia's flagship series highlights practices and case studies from K-12 schools and districts that are improving the way students learn. Below, find downloads used by practitioners at featured schools, and dive into real-world examples of stress-reduction approaches.
Dialogue circles, arts programming, and team-building activities create a positive school culture and support academic growth at Glenview Elementary School. Discover how stress management factors into the school’s social and emotional learning program by examining a featured tool from this school:
Stress-Reduction Handbook: Find nine practical and fun classroom activities that promote stress-management skills for students.