The Impact of Mental and Physical Wellness on School Success of Diverse Learners
Acosta Price, Olga
Washington, DC: The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHS)
2011, 37 pages
This session addresses the impact of mental and physical wellness on academic success, particularly for culturally and linguistically diverse exceptional students. The panel provides multiple perspectives on cultural, legal, and socioeconomic factors impacting mental and physical wellness, and makes recommendations for a school-wide collaborative approach to support diverse learners.