Second Step Early Learning in Northeast Michigan

This press release comes to us from our friends at the Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency (NEMCSA), who are about to do an amazing Second Step early learning implementation, thanks to a generous grant they just received. They sent us the story and photo below to tell us a bit more about it. Congratulations, NEMCSA!

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Activity Book Helps Children Gain Emotional Intelligence

Therapy-based creative activity book lassos the talent of award-winning illustrators and therapists to benefit high-risk children.

SEATTLE —Two Seattle-based nonprofits, Art with Heart and Committee for Children, have joined together to collaborate on the re-launch of an activity book based in art therapy that helps elementary-aged children who are dealing with the emotional challenges of family situations such as divorce, foster…

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Second Step International Partners Meet to Improve School Climates

July 21, 2011

SEATTLE—Local nonprofit Committee for Children hosted a meeting in Manchester, England, last week of their international partners that have translated and adapted their Second Step curriculum, which teaches social-emotional skills to children from preschool through eighth grade.

The Second Step program is taught in 26 countries around the world, from Chile and Germany to Turkey…… Read More