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Funding SEL

​Local, state, and federal grants are available to fund prevention and SEL programs. Highland Park Elementary in Seattle, WA, for example, used Title I funds to pay for its Second Step program, and the Levey Day School in Portland, ME recently received a grant from the Daveis Foundation of the Maine Community Foundation.
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​Celebrating Children’s Safety

​​Even though bad news often makes headlines, Research Associate Professor Dr. Lisa Jones of the Crimes Against Children Research Center wants you to know there’s lots of good news too. All of our collective hard work to protect children is paying off.
Get the facts

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​Leading with Heart

​Our executive director, Joan Cole Duffell, is one of five civic trailblazers honored in December by the Washington Chapter of Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA), which formed in 2014 to align business for the common good. Duffell was recognized for her leadership making a positive difference in our community.
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Four tips for creating a safe and supportive environment in which all your students can learn: #scchat #escchat 22 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Listen to 2014-15 participants talk about the Second Step Leadership Institute, then consider applying yourself! a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite


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