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Travis Wright

Expert on schooling in highly-stressed communities; teaching students who have experienced trauma; student-teacher relationships; early childhood education

Associate professor, Department of Counseling Psychology; Faculty director of the Morgridge Center for Public Service School of Education — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Schools and schooling in highly-stressed communities
  • Teaching students who have experienced trauma
  • Teacher identity development and student-teacher relationships
  • Early childhood education


  • Research in Review Editor, Young Children (journal of National Association for the Education of Young Children)
  • Board member, American Educational Research Association- early childhood education/child develop special interest group
  • American Educational Research Association, early career award in early childhood education/child development, 2011
  • Licensed professional counselor