Session B4

8th Annual CNM Conference on Teaching and Learning

How to Teach to Adverse Childhood Experiences or Post-adversity Growth Mindse 

Melissa Franklin (CNM/MSE/Biology); Michelle Renteria (CNM/DL; Albuquerque Public Schools) 

Santa Fe, 1:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

This is an interactive presentation that explores best teaching practices for our high number of adult learners with Adverse Childhood Experiences, or ACE’s. We will compare and contrast course practices, both formative and summative, and understand how an assessment may or may not invite a post-adversity growth mindset. We will also practice recognition of student/instructor self-erected ‘shields’ that can at times get in the way of learning in the classroom.  

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