ESC 20

Counselors

Happy Almost Valentine's Day Everyone!!!

We hope this e-mail finds you and your families safe and healthy. In addition, we hope that you all have taken the necessary precautions needed in preparation for the cold spell we are going to be experiencing the next several days!! (WOO HOO!!! My favorite kind of weather LOL!!)


I have included several resources below as well as a list of upcoming sessions that we are holding via ZOOM. If there is anything any of us can do to help you, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.


Have a great weekend! Stay warm! Stay safe!!

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New Resources

Human Trafficking and Online Threats: https://www.ransomedlifetexas.org/upcoming-events/2020/5/22/human-trafficking-amp-online-threats-8szy9-njn7y-74g45-7y6g8-sp4dl-edtsy-sw4sh-whlcj-5k858-9e52n-e2c5j-sf6zd-jlc26-mey8j-dptar-3ytpp-pdhjy-pcx7f-94yyw-wgbjg-2k53d-hwmp9-l95mh


Clarity Resources - https://www.claritycgc.org/finding-the-one-in-a-sea-of-zoom-faces-how-can-online-educators-identify-students-who-may-have-mental-health-concerns/


Free 90-minute Human Trafficking Training and Curriculum Access for Schools: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/protect-online-training-for-tx-educators-tickets-103137182088

The curriculum includes:

  • Protocol - reporting process for schools
  • Training - reporting for staff and students, 101 (intro); 102 (vulnerability); 103 (red flags, reporting, and how to use with students). The curriculum can be used by staff to train students or Protect Texas can provide the training to students.

Student training is broken down into three versions: Elementary, Middle, and High School

San Antonio Regional College & Career Consortium

Building Employer Partnerships: Preparing Students for a Post Pandemic Workforce:

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 9:00 - 10:30 am

https://viewstripo.email/ff59a701-e390-4e75-9209-088901ba62de1612303480128

Mental Health Resources

National Alliance for Grieving students: - https://childrengrieve.org/about-us/news/208-covid-19#toolkit

Dougy Center - https://www.dougy.org/

Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network - https://www.dougy.org/

TxOnCourse - Understanding Programs of Study

Upcoming Sessions:

2/16/2021 - Understanding Trauma - #72475 - Link to register - https://txr20.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=72475

2/24/2021 - Discovering Pathways to Graduation for all Students - #67090 - https://txr20.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=67090

3/02/2021 - Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) - #72526 - https://txr20.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=72526

3/03/2021 - Monthly Counselor Zoom - #72594 - https://txr20.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=72594

3/04/2021 - Texas Model Guide Training - #65146 - https://txr20.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=65146

"I Love My Family and I Need My Space."

Helping Kids and Families Cope in the COVID Pandemic

February 17, 2021 - 4:00 - 5:00 pm

MTSS & Early Warning... Made Efficient

What is Rhithm?

Rhithm is a Tier 1 curriculum and prevention tool, a Tier 2 & Tier 3 data tool, and an Early Warning System all in one, efficient package. Using a simple emoji assessment (in less than 3 minutes per day), Rhithm can help educators, administrators, and clinical staff identify risk, prevent dropout, and improve the well-being of students AND staff at scale. Attending to the whole child has never been easier