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Announcing Keynote Speaker Damithia Nieves for Heart Day

We are thrilled to announce Damithia Nieves as our Keynote Speaker for Heart Day at Whole Child, Whole Day: Heart, Mind, & [...]

Category: Trainings & Events
"Good intentions to develop the whole child mean nothing if they are not grounded in a fierce commitment to equity." Berger, Berman, Garcia, & Deasy, 2019

SEL’s Full Potential — A Lever for Educational Equity

How can you ensure that SEL is a lever for educational equity? What does that look like in your school, program, or [...]

Category: News