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.
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June 06, 2018
June 04, 2018
A national panel of parents and families are calling for schools to take up the mantle of social, emotional, and academic development.
May 31, 2018
Stress and trauma impacts countless students in and out of the classroom. Tacoma principal Christine Brandt draws on her own life experiences to help students through theirs.
May 29, 2018
The Tacoma Whole Child Initiative combines hard data and innovative community partnerships to support students' social and emotional development.
May 21, 2018
Teachers and educators are united and leading the way on weaving together social, emotional, and academic development.
May 07, 2018
Student and family groups recently released Calls to Action on what they want from their schools. Jacqueline Jodl shares the highlights.
May 03, 2018
To give students strong academic knowledge, applicable work skills, and a sense of civic responsibility, we have to change our approach.
May 01, 2018
Problem-solving and self-control are among the skills students need to perform better academically. Tim Shriver and Linda Darling-Hammond explain.