About the Program Cultivating Trauma-Informed Educators Nationwide

Inspiring Educators to Engage in Wellness

Together with Alliance for a Healthier Generation and Discovery Education, Kaiser Permanente is expanding its Resilience in School Environments (RISE) initiative to offer a versatile series of no-cost virtual and onsite resources designed to foster greater social and emotional resiliency in schools.

Mission Statement

Building a community of advocates by inspiring educators and administrators to incorporate trauma-informed educational methods in schools nationwide.

For Educators

Help enhance your performance as an educator and improve student outcomes with the no-cost social-emotional learning resources available from Ready, Set, RISE!

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Supporting Partners

Kaiser Permanente

Providing high-quality, affordable health care services and improving the health of members and their communities over 70 years. Kaiser Permanente is deeply invested in building healthier communities by improving conditions of health and equity for all.

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Alliance for a Healthier Generation

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation reached more than 29 million children — empowering kids to develop lifelong healthy habits by ensuring the environments that surround them provide and promote good health.

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University of California San Francisco HEARTS is an awarding-winning program that aims to promote school success for trauma-impacted children and youth by creating more trauma-informed, safe, supportive, engaging, and equitable learning and teaching environments that foster resilience and wellness for everyone in the school community, students and adults alike. Equity and social justice through cultural humility and responsiveness are central to our approach.

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Discovery Education

Discovery Education is the worldwide edtech leader whose state-of-the-art digital platform supports learning wherever it takes place. Through its award-winning multimedia content, instructional supports, and innovative classroom tools, Discovery Education helps educators deliver equitable learning experiences engaging all students and supporting higher academic achievement on a global scale. Discovery Education serves approximately 4.5 million educators and 45 million students worldwide, and its resources are accessed in nearly 100 countries and territories. Inspired by the global media company Discovery, Inc., Discovery Education partners with districts, states, and trusted organizations to empower teachers with leading edtech solutions that support the success of all learners. Explore the future of education at www.discoveryeducation.com.

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Additional RISE Resources

The RISE Index and Healthier Generation Action Center provides tools, guidance, and training to help create healthier environments that empower kids to thrive. Access an assessment tool to gauge how well schools and districts are addressing social and emotional health.

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Key Concepts

Referral Pathway

The series of steps taken after a student has been identified as needing social-emotional or behavioral intervention.