Resources for Teachers

Relationships Australia Intercountry Adoptee and Family Support Service (RA ICAFSS): Information for Teachers

Quality Improvement Centre for Adoption & Guardianship Support and Preservation (QiCAGSP): What Teachers should know about Adoption

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP): Responding to the Experiences of Children Adopted or in Foster Care – a guide for teachers, counsellors and other professionals working with school aged children and youth (takes a few minutes to download)

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP): Responding to the Experiences of Children Adopted or in Foster Care – a guide for early education and child care providers (takes a few minutes to download)

Equity-Centred, Trauma-Informed Education by Alex Shevrin Venet, his book here

TBRI & Trauma Informed Classrooms Training (Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development)

Balancing Two Worlds: Supporting Transracially Adopted Asian/American Students on the College Campus (D Suda & N Hartlep)

Research: Microfictions and Microaggressions – Counselors’ work with Transracial Adoptees in Schools

7 Ways Teachers can Support Adoptive Families and their Children

For Parents

SAFE at School: Promoting Adoption Awareness in Classrooms

Parenting your Adopted School aged Child

CASE: Supporting Adopted Children with Special Needs in the School Setting

School Issues for Adopted Children