Do We Have a Mental Health Crisis?
One of the things we encounter frequently in our work is the long-term mental health impact that misaligned reading instruction has on the students we serve. Dr. Steven Dysktra, psychologist, shared a heartbreaking Facebook post yesterday that speaks to our experience. While most of our students do not have the hard life the girl he speaks of has, their emotional scars can be deep. As our community explores the growing mental health concerns within our schools, we must not fo