Including Adoption in Everyday Teaching Situations
A teacher may or may not know if there are adopted children in his class. It is wise to assume that there are, and to realize that all children benefit from adoption awareness. A parent may or may not know that the teacher is knowledgeable about adoption. It is wise to assume that she is not, but...
Adoption Related Newsletters, Magazines and Journals
Adoption Related Newsletters and Magazines/Journals (5/02) Some of the links on this page will open new windows to external Web sites. To return to NAIC's Web site, close the new window. NEWSLETTERS AACAP News American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 3615 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington,... Adoption Awareness for Teachers - building classroom sensitivity to adoption
Building sensitivity in the classroom As the number of adopted children in classrooms continues to rise each year, early childhood programs must begin to educate teachers about adoption issues. Adoption awareness will help teachers support young children who are trying to understand, and adjust... Identity Crisis Years
Names of families have been changed to protect identities. Professionals' names have not been changed. Joe remembers bursting into tears when he was about 4 years old because he was worried about his birthmother. He had his adoptive parents to take care of him, he reasoned. But who was going to...
Adoption Issues: The Identity Crisis Years - Adopting.org
"At some point, there's going to be a real core issue about self-esteem and worth," said Lansing Wood, chairperson of Families Adopting in Response or FAIR, a Bay Area pro-adoption group. "Moms are supposed to love their babies and keep them.
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