Community Schools@100%: How we ensure all county residents can access fully-resourced community schools
Special Edition: Excerpt from 100% Community by Katherine Ortega Courtney, PhD and Dominic Cappello
The book explores the challenges faced by today’s public schools with students enduring ACEs and trauma, and the benefits of community schools that have the resources to ensure that no student is marginalized due to trauma or social adversity. Community Schools@100% details how county leaders can collaborate to transform current schools into community schools with behavioral health care, tutors, navigators for parents and other family-friendly supports.
Excerpts from 100% Community Include:
Foreword: How Many of Our Children Should Endure Trauma?
Introduction: We’re Ready When You Are
Instructions: What Am I Holding in My Hand?
Chapter 48: Community Schools@100%
Full appendices, including the Resilient Community Experience Survey
A Groundbreaking Strategy: 100% Community guides the movement to ensure safe childhoods
100% Community is the nation’s first data-driven, cross-sector and county-focused strategy developed to end the epidemic of adverse childhood experiences, trauma and social adversity. It provides the insights, frameworks and concrete steps for change agents within governmental and nongovernmental systems to build the capacity to increase the health, safety and resilience of children, students and families.
Ending childhood trauma starts with you and the radically simple lessons of 100% Community.
– Authors Courtney, PhD and Cappello