Classroom Strategies for Students Impacted by Trauma - Cancelled


Dates: (plan to attend all three)

  • Thursday, October 10, 2019
  • Thursday, November 14, 2019
  • Tuesday, December 3, 2019


Time: 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM (Registration starts at 4:15 PM)


The registration period has closed for this event.


Registration is $20.00. Dinner is included.





Registration open through 10/1/2019 1:37 PM EST



This workshop will provide teachers and other school staff with an understanding of how chronic trauma impacts students in the classroom. Participants will leave with new skills, perspectives, and strategies that are critical for the success of students impacted by trauma and will support the learning of all students. Practical classroom strategies will be a priority in this training.

About Us

The MAISD is a strong regional education service agency serving the public schools of Muskegon and parts of Oceana, Ottawa, and Newaygo counties.

Our primary mission is to provide the leadership, programs, and services that enhance the success of everyone we serve and it is our vision to be the premier source for quality educational leadership, programs, and services.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing to no later than seven (7) days prior to the start date of the workshop. Phone cancellations are not accepted. 'No shows' will be charged the full registration amount.

Inclement Weather Policy

In case of inclement weather, all events at the MAISD North Building will continue as scheduled unless the MAISD itself is closed. An announcement would be made through local media outlets, as well as the MAISD Facebook and the @MAISD Twitter, if the MAISD were to close due to weather.

In the event of a two-hour delay at the MAISD North Building:

  • Events beginning at 10:00 am or later will continue as scheduled.

  • Full-day events (those lasting at least five hours) scheduled to begin before 10:00 am will begin at 10:15 am.

  • Partial-day events beginning before 10:00 am will be canceled.

Exceptions to this policy will be communicated to participants via email at least 12 hours in advance of expected inclement weather.

Continuing Education

9 Professional Development Hours

9 SCECHs Available, Pending Approval


Jennifer NelsonJennifer Nelson, MA, SPsyS, has worked in support of Muskegon County youth for the past fifteen years, initially as a School Psychologist and now as the School Climate and Culture Consultant for Muskegon Area Intermediate School District (MAISD). Jennifer’s work as the director of two grants, first Project BEST and now Project SAFE focuses on creating supportive and safe school environments that promote and teach positive student behaviors and provide a continuum of behavioral and mental health supports for students within Muskegon County schools.

Tricia McTaggartTricia McTaggart, Project Best Field Coordinator


For questions on this session, contact:

MAISD Registration Assistance


630 Harvey Street
Muskegon, MI 49442

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