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Wed, Jun 18

How Trauma Affects The Brain Of A Learner

Los Angeles public schools might look like fertile ground to try new approaches to helping kids with trauma and stress that researchers say can hold them back. It’s the second largest school district in the nation and 80 percent of its students qualify for free and reduced lunch.

But while one Los Angeles charter school is showing success through increased student counseling – services at traditional L.A. Unified public schools are severely limited.
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