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September 20, 2018

How Education Policymakers Can Engage With Their Community (And Why They Should)

The Kansas State Board of Education spoke to thousands of Kansans about what a successful young person should look like. Then they turned that input into action.

September 06, 2018

Integrating Social-Emotional Learning Isn't Easy. Here's How It's Done.

Educators hear a lot of talk about "integrating" social emotional learning. With examples from across the country, David Adams explains how it really happens.

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 13, 2018

Using Data to Improve Student Learning Environments

In two of the country's largest school districts, leaders are using data on students' social and emotional experiences to drive change.

August 03, 2018

States Are Stepping Up to Support Social and Emotional Learning

In 2011, just one state had adopted K-12 standards for social and emotional learning. Now more than a dozen states are on board, and their numbers are growing.


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