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How Legislation Can Help Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

State and Federal Prevention Efforts We’re Following in 2020

After a long period of decreases, there has been a recent uptick1 in reported and confirmed cases of child sexual abuse in the United States. Today, one in four… Read More


kelsie longbrake

Then & Now: A Career in Kindness

When I started at CFC as an accounting assistant in 1998, I wasn’t sure how long I’d want to stay. But I quickly realized this wasn’t like any job I’d had before. … Read More


Social-Emotional Principal

SEL Needs Principals

Principals demonstrably have an impact on student achievement and school climate, and are key to the success of social-emotional learning (SEL) within their schools.… Read More


khan klatt

Then & Now: Tech Evolution in the Education Space

Khan Klatt, Committee for Children’s vice president of technology, talks about his path to educational technology (edtech), how edtech has evolved over the past four decades, and why social-emotional skills are integral to software development. … Read More