Teachers are on the front lines educating our youth and providing them with a safe environment to learn. Students who show signs of gang involvement or those that are already gang-involved pose unique challenges to educators. This page offers teachers helpful information such as how to talk to parents about potential gang involvement, how to talk to gang-involved parents about their concerns, and how to deal with students who engage in power struggles.
How Can Staff Talk to Parents About Potential Gang Involvement?
How Can Staff Talk to Parents Who Are Gang Involved?
What Credibility Do Teachers Have with Gang Involved Youth?
How Can Teachers Work with Defiant Student Who Engage in Power Struggles?
Changes Noticed in the Classroom
Teaching from a Trauma Informed Perspective
Educating the Whole Child
The Important of the Middle School Years
The Impact of Gangs in the School and Greater Community