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Listening to Our Hearts: A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium Reflection

This guest blog post shares a participant's reflections on the messages from Heart Day — the first day of our 3-day SEL Symposium (July 24, [...]

2020 Event Summary: Whole Child, Whole Day: Heart, Mind, & Body

This summary blog post includes an overview of the experiences shared by participants at our 2020 SEL Symposium: Whole Child, Whole Day: Heart, Mind, & [...]

Our Collective Demands

Whole Child, Whole Day: Heart, Mind, & Body A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium Closing Plenary August 7, 2020 Our Collective Demands Over three summer Fridays in July and August, 200 people that care about racial equity and the social, emotional, and academic development of our [...]

Body-Day Keynote, Sean Goode: “Uncertain times are prime real estate for possibilities to be born.”

Here we share the details about our Body-Day Keynote Speaker, Sean [...]

Category: Trainings & Events

Announcing Keynote Panelists for Mind Day for our SEL Symposium

We have a great panel of speakers lined up for Mind Day on July [...]

Category: Trainings & Events