Taming Our Own Triggers – Thurs Night Event

Calling All Virtual Attendees!  We’ve added an interactive event to our conference schedule on Thurs, Feb 23.  Mr. Chazz, educator and social media influencer will be with us LIVE to lead an interactive session where we’ll explore how our own triggers and sources of dysregulation impact our responses to the children in our lives. The […]

Poverty Paradigm by ESSDACK

Join us during Academy Day (Sunday, Feb 19, 2023) for ESSDACK’s Poverty Paradigm, a simulation where participants will experience what it’s like to live in poverty for one month.  Each participant will role play a person experiencing survival mode, simulated in four (4) 15-minute weeks.  The results are new understandings of why families on the […]

Academy Day 2023

ATN2023TSS Academy Day Pre Con

https://vimeo.com/759231253Academy Day– An opportunity to explore specific trauma-informed concepts and strategies on a deeper level and discover how to apply them in your school or organization.  Welcome to ATN’s PreCon for CTSS2023! Sunday, February 19, 2023, Hilton Americas in Houston, TX. 3-hour deep dives available both in the morning and afternoon. Academy Day starts at […]

CTSS Sponsorship & Exhibitor Information

CTSS Sponsors

2024 Prospectus is HERE! Sponsors & Exhibitors Join us in 2025 to reach 4,000 educators from across the US.  Interested in Exhibiting or Sponsoring? Be visible to 4,000 attendees.  At our 2023 Conference, 81% of our attendees were actively working in k-12 schools, either public or private.  26% of them were decision-making administrators. Your services […]

Conference Schedule

Conference Agenda

#TSS2023ATN Conference AGENDA Our Agenda is live!! Click HERE for the up-to-date Agenda #TSS2023ATN Conference Schedule A detailed agenda with session information will be available once presenter selection is finalized. ALL TIMES ARE CENTRAL STANDARD TIME Sunday, Feb 19, 2023 – In Houston, Academy Day 8:00 am Registration Opens 8:30 am – 11:30 am Academy […]

Mr. Chazz Kicks of #TSS2023ATN on Sunday Night

See-Guide-Trust for Teachers: An Interactive Session Join us on Sunday evening when our guess will be teachers’ teacher and influencer Mr. Chazz.  We’ll learn while having so much fun during this light-hearted look at some very serious topics…how to break generational cycles and transform the way we look at children’s behaviors and our responses.

Dr. Fania Davis, Thursday Keynote

Exploring the Intersections of Collective Trauma Healing, Racial Justice and Restorative Justice Dr. Davis’ talk will address the intersections of school-based restorative justice with racial justice, indigeneity and collective trauma healing.  Fania E. Davis is a leading national voice on restorative justice. She is a long-time social justice activist, civil rights trial attorney, writer, restorative […]

Dr. Lori Desautels, Monday Keynote

The Developing Nervous System and How Adversity and Resiliency Impact Our Emotional, Cognitive and Physiological Health In this presentation, Dr. Desautels will share how adversity and trauma impact the developing nervous system, affecting cognition, behaviors, and relationships. She will also share the research on resiliency and how our brains and bodies repair and heal through […]

Thanks for a GREAT TSS2022ATN

ATN Staff at the TSS 2022 Conference

The 5th Annual Creating Trauma-Sensitive Schools Conference was a fantastic example of being flexible and relational on so many levels.  This year’s conference was an asynchronous hybrid, meaning that some attendees joined us in-person in Houston for our pre-conference sessions and the Sunday- Tuesday portion of the conference.  Then even more took part in our […]

Calm Kit Service Project a Success

Calming Kit Sticker

On Sunday, February 20, over 100 educators attending the 5th Annual Creating Trauma-Sensitive Schools Conference in Houston assembled more than 500 Calm Kits to give to classrooms in the Houston area as well as to take back to their own school districts and share with other conference attendees. The Service Project was open to any […]