Social-emotional learning programs give students a comfortable, familiar way to discuss difficult events, be they local or international, teachers say.
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Advocates of restorative justice announced a victory Tuesday, as the Los Angeles Unified School District announced the reallocation of some school-policing funds toward programs meant to improve school climate.
April 27, 2015
Baltimore schools detail plans as demonstrations continue in response to the death of a man in police custody earlier this month.
January 13, 2015
The Coalition to Support Grieving Students launched a website Tuesday that includes free materials to help educators address student bereavement, which can be a barrier to academic engagement.
September 11, 2014
The $14.7 million in grants aim to expand the range, quality, and availability of counseling services in elementary and secondary schools.
September 03, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education previously provided a $1.3 million grant for the 2012-13 school year and a $1.9 million grant for the 2013-14 school year to aid with mental health services for students and broader recovery efforts.
August 12, 2014
There's a right and a wrong way to discuss the public health issue, experts say.
June 25, 2013
The questions posed to districts and schools, which focused on school climate and discipline in recent data collections, would be expanded and drill deeper on those issues.
May 07, 2013
The 16 Race to the Top district winners will pair with community partners to work on social, emotional, and behavioral lessons.
December 20, 2012
As much as teachers may want to help students who are grieving, teachers and school staff say they need better training and more support.