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Aug 14, 2022

Dr. Sadin has served as a special education teacher, a gifted education teacher, and a building administrator.  Most recently she served as a director of special education.  Dr. Sadin has been vice-president of her local School Board and is recognized as a Master School Board Member. She has conducted research on the perceptions of teachers working to create trauma-informed classrooms.  Dr. Sadin is a published author and has produced numerous webinars on children with attachment trauma in schools. Currently, Dr. Sadin works a director of exceptional education and as an education consultant and developmental trauma expert providing professional development to school districts, municipal service providers and parents.  Nationally, Dr. Sadin is a highly sought-after keynote speaker and conference presenter. Her Trauma Guide Series of books are available on her website,

  • Building resilient students
  • Hope - Start and end with the people.
  • Over half of teachers are seeking to leave!
  • We are doing it to ourselves.
  • We have to start with what happened to us?
  • Resilience is the ability to adapt and overcome challenges.
  • Google Meet rooms open.
  • Choose 1 issues
  • The flight of teachers from the profession.
  • What are the components that a school leader needs to create a resilient school?
  • Deeply rooted in social justice and forgive yourself.
  • Google Scholar - science of hope - When you say the word hope, you begin what they define as hope.
  • Use the word Hope
  • Then laugh.


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