Advocacy in Action

See what we’ve been up to on the ground across the country. From hosting and speaking at Congressional briefings to meeting face to face with lawmakers, we’re dedicated to lifting the voices that support social-emotional learning (SEL), bullying prevention, and protection from child sexual abuse.

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Urge Your Rep to Support Federal SEL Funding

Congress is currently circulating an appropriations letter asking for $270 million in funding for social-emotional learning (SEL) to be included in next year’s federal budget.

Other House Reps need to sign the letter to help ensure the b… Read More

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Students use and apply social-emotional learning skills in the real world

Take Action: Encourage Governor Northam to Sign SEL into Law

Please urge Governor Northam to support SEL via HB753. This bill would require the DOE to establish a uniform SEL definition, develop guidance and standards for SEL for all public school students in grades K–12, and report on what resources are … Read More

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