George Lucas Educational Foundation

Andrea Orr

Andrea Orr is a freelance writer in San Francisco.

Posts

  • Social and Emotional Learning

    Helping Kids Recover from Trauma

    Schools can foster resilience by focusing on more than just grades.
  • Social and Emotional Learning

    Dealing with Pregnant Teens Is a Balancing Act for Schools

    How adults can help students juggle pregnancy, parenthood, and school.
  • Social and Emotional Learning

    Hunger Pangs: The Empty-Stomach Problem

    As families struggle to buy food, schools get creative about feeding students.
  • Social and Emotional Learning

    A Growing Number of Concerned Families Exempt Children from Required Shots

    As more parents refuse vaccines for their kids, health officials worry.