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2020 Inspiring Women | Martina Shabram

Posted by on Jul 27, 2020 | Comments Off on 2020 Inspiring Women | Martina Shabram

Martina Shabram works at SASS to support survivors of sexual assault. She is a member of the 4J School District Board, and has had experience in both nonprofit and education fields. She was interviewed by Hiya Patel, a member of WACY – the Women’s Advisory Council for Youth – as a part of the 2020 Inspiring Women Project. Q: Hi Martina! What work do you do? What does a day in your life look like?My day job is at Sexual Assault Support Services, where I run our education and outreach programming and also provide direct services to survivors of sexual violence. SASS...

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2020 Inspiring Women | Maya Reddy

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Meet Maya Reddy – a member of the USA Archery Team, and one of the incredible people included in the 2020 Inspiring Women project created by WACY, the Women’s Advisory Council for Youth.

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2020 Inspiring Women | Meet Christine Buckson

Posted by on Jul 10, 2020 | Comments Off on 2020 Inspiring Women | Meet Christine Buckson

Christine Buckson is a former marine, an aunt, and one of the incredible women recognized in the 2020 Inspiring Women project presented by WACY, the Women’s Advisory Council for Women. Learn more about WACY and how you can get involved.

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LGBTQIA+ Allyship for Educators

Posted by on Jun 1, 2020 | Comments Off on LGBTQIA+ Allyship for Educators

LGBTQIA+ Allyship for Educators

As educators you have the opportunity to set up an inclusive classroom for all students to feel safe and respected. Read on for ideas about how to support LGBTQIA+ youth in your class.

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The COVID-20: The Not-So-Funny Weight Meme

Posted by on May 1, 2020 | Comments Off on The COVID-20: The Not-So-Funny Weight Meme

The COVID-20: The Not-So-Funny Weight Meme

Memes and jokes are great entertainment while we’re stuck at home, spending a lot more time on social media. However, a recent trend of posting about weight gain during COVID-19 may actually be harming our youth and individuals with disordered eating.

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Mindful Walking

Posted by on Apr 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Mindful Walking

Mindful Walking

Mindful walking, or walking meditation, helps you to focus on the present moment while on a walk outside. Some guided meditations can help you as you begin this kind of relaxation exercise.

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