PLS Classes

Recognizing the Warning Signs of a Student Struggling with a Mental Health Disorder

FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestPrintemailAs a teacher, you spend a lot of time with your students. And next to a student’s close family and friends you may be the best equipped to identify signs that something is wrong. Mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety, and substance abuse don’t usually come out of nowhere. Yet sometimes it’s hard to… Continue Reading >

Cyberbullying: What it is, and What You Can Do as a Teacher to Help

FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestPrintemailAs an educator, you know that bullying is a continuing problem in our schools. You also know that some types of bullying are overt and easy to spot (such as physical bullying), while other forms of bullying can fly under the radar (such as emotional and cyber). According to StopBullying.gov, “When adults respond quickly and… Continue Reading >