108. Making Your Classroom a Safe Space for Students Experiencing Trauma with Jacob Chastain
How can we support our students that have a traumatic home life?
In this episode, we invited Jacob Chastain to share his story. Jacob grew up in a household filled with drugs and violence. He tells us how school was his safe space. He explains what his teachers did to support him that made a lasting impact.
Jacob shares how his traumatic experiences have informed who he has become as a teacher. Plus, he shares how we can make our classroom a safe and fun place that our students love to be in.
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