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Second Step and SEL’s Strong Presence in Northern European Education

Social skills and mental well-being are growing priorities for more and more Nordic schools.

Some twenty years ago, in Oslo, Norway, Kari Ruud, a child psychologist, and her husband, Jan-Erik, a school principal, read a study about a program that was showing results in the prevention of bullying. Convinced such a program could make a diff… Read More