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September 04, 2018

Getting to the Root of Chronic Absence

As new data shows the extent of chronic absence across the country, absenteeism will become part of school accountability. How should educators respond?

August 15, 2018

Social Skills Are Critical For Future Job-Seekers

Social skills aren't just important to make connections with friends and family -- they could help you get hired.

August 09, 2018

What Is the Healthy Afterschool Movement?

Three ways that the burgeoning healthy afterschool movement can be a leader in incorporating social, emotional, and academic development, as explained by Daniel Hatcher.

July 20, 2018

In School and Out, Relationships Matter

Neuroscience confirms that kids need strong, positive, supportive relationships to thrive in their education.

June 06, 2018

Students Voice a National Call to Action

Young people are calling for change in their schools: to foster safety and community, to include their families and communities as partners, and to teach and evaluate the whole student.

June 04, 2018

Here's What Parents Think Social-Emotional Learning Should Look Like

A national panel of parents and families are calling for schools to take up the mantle of social, emotional, and academic development.


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