Educators / How to help students at risk
As educators see children in “norming” groups that parents don’t have access to, they can play a key role in early identification of students with mental health needs. The Red Flags materials for school staff are suitable for all grade levels and would ideally be used district wide.
Red Flags objectives for school personnel:
There are many ways that schools and teachers can assist students with depression or other related disorders that may interfere with their studies. Many of these accommodations are simple and relate to human kindness. Other accommodations may require more structure.