From Strain to Strength: Cultivating Mental Wellness During Teacher Appreciation Week

Bridge the gap between gratitude and action with eLuma’s best practices for maintaining mental well-being. As we gear up for Teacher Appreciation Week, it’s a perfect time to reflect on what genuine appreciation looks like for educators. Sure, saying “thank you” is nice, but let’s be honest, with everything on our educator’s plates, it’s not enough. … Read more

Transforming Student Outcomes During Mental Health Awareness Month and Beyond

How eLuma is Fighting the Adolescent Mental Health Crisis, One Intervention at a Time May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time dedicated to educating people about the importance of mental wellness and advocating for those who may be struggling. At eLuma, we recognize the pivotal role school-based mental health services play in supporting students’ … Read more

Empowering Educators: Highlights from the 2024 CEC Conference

Were you unable to make it to the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)‘s biggest event of the year? Don’t worry – we’ve got the highlights from CEC 2024 right here! “What’s Your Why” We invited attendees to share their motivations as educators – their “why” – by contributing to a wall filled with heartfelt reflections. … Read more

Empower Every Student: Introducing eLuma’s Expanded MTSS Solutions

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At eLuma, we understand the ever-evolving landscape of K-12 education and the unique challenges educators face daily. We’ve earned a reputation as unwavering champions in teletherapy for special education by empowering nearly 500 districts through our tailored services aligned with IEP and 504 plans. You’ve witnessed our commitment and effectiveness in special education and mental … Read more

A Guide for Teachers: How To Improve Mental Health in Schools

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Table of Contents In today’s fast-paced and demanding educational landscape, educators must prioritize the mental well-being of their students if they want to improve student outcomes. This blog aims to equip teachers with practical strategies, resources, and insights to create a nurturing environment that supports learners’ needs.  If you want to learn more about how … Read more

Enhancing Student Well-being with Universal Screening: A Guide for K-12 Administrators

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As K-12 schools adjust to facilating post-pandemic instruction, a focus on student well-being has taken center stage, emphasizing the need for a comprehensive approach that includes academic, behavioral, and social-emotional support.  Universal screening is a critical tool in this endeavor, offering a systematic way to identify students needing additional help to achieve their full potential. … Read more