News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.

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"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

A Sneak Peek at the SEL Symposium Presenters

We are thrilled to share this sneak peek of this year's SEL Symposium [...]

Category: News

Advocacy in the Time of COVID

YDEKC's Director of Public Policy and Advocacy, Rene Murry, shares her thoughts on "advocacy in the time of [...]

Category: Blog, News

Topic: Advocacy

Whole Child, Whole Day Mini-grantee Celebration!

On May 7, 2020, we invited our 2019 mini-grantees to join us for a virtual celebration: Whole Child, Whole Day: Celebrating Whole Child Champions. We reflected on and celebrated our work together and premiered an impact video, which spotlights what youth development looks like in action when we [...]

Category: News