WHAT: Noggin visit to Sitton Elementary
WHEN: Thursday, May 11, 11:30 – 2:30pm
WHERE: Sitton Elementary, 9930 N Smith St, Portland, OR 97203
Kindergarten and first grade teachers at Sitton Elementary School have been engaging in trauma informed teaching practices this year. They have been educating students about the brain and self regulation…
Noggin will visit Sitton to talk about neuroscience, and introduce some brain-related art projects (and real brains!) to both students and teachers. In fact, we have several graduate volunteers from OHSU who study emotional regulation in the context of development who are eager to participate…
More about Sitton: Sitton Elementary is located in the St. Johns neighborhood of Portland. We are a school that welcomes and nurtures students and families, creating a close-knit and comfortable community. We strive to use our students’ diverse skills and backgrounds to help them reach their greatest potential as learners, leaders, and as agents of change in our school, community, and world.
1. Brittany Alperin, OHSU
2. Scott Jones, OHSU