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Response to Buffalo, NY Shooting

By Cultures Of Dignity

Often we struggle to process shootings like Buffalo; especially when they are racially motivated and we don’t share the same race as the people who were targeted. But we need to seek to understand as best we can what it feels like and builds our skills to talk about it with others. Cultures of Dignity’s Dystanie Douglas-Burger shares her reaction.

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teens under stress

When Teachers Are Stressed, Students Are Stressed. This Program Is Trying To Help Teachers Cope

By Articles About Cultures of Dignity

Lots of schools experiment with curricula to teach kids social and emotional skills. But what tends to happen is, teachers are thrown in front of a group of middle schoolers and it’s assumed they know what to do. “Owning Up” is distinctive in that it starts with training teachers, helping them learn to identify and manage their own emotions.

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