Designing all of our learning settings with relationships at the core could not be more important than it is today — for reducing stress for both children and adults, for addressing trauma, and especially for re-engaging young people and bolstering their belief in themselves and their futures.

But we also…

Students have the greatest stake in their education, but often have too little say in their own school experience. It’s critical that we authentically listen to students, especially in the current context of an ever-changing school environment.

The science of learning and development shows us that creating better conditions for…

Designing all of our learning settings with relationships at the core could not be more important than it is today — for reducing stress for both children and adults, for addressing trauma, and especially for re-engaging young people and bolstering their belief in themselves and their futures.

Research shows that…

We know that learning never stopped for students even as many schools were closed. Throughout the pandemic, students have mastered new technologies, taken on new challenges, and practiced managing stress and expressing their feelings.

How can we build from what students bring?

Instead of just thinking about loss of learning…

Turnaround for Children

Turnaround connects the dots between science, adversity and school performance to catalyze student development and academic achievement. www.turnaroundusa.org

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