Davidson River School Starting New 'Trauma' Program – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 7/17/2019 at 4:02pm
For the new school year, Davidson River Principal Barbara Grimm is promoting a program she believes will increase graduation rates and test scores and, ultimately, heal trauma.
Grimm presented details about the program, “Trauma-Skilled School Model,” during the Transylvania County Board of Education’s meeting Monday night.
The program, according to Grimm, teaches school faculty and staff to use the same language and approach when it comes to getting their students on the path toward academic success.
“We know that one out of every four children attending school has been expose...