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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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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National Action Alert: Child Sexual Abuse

We’re asking Congress to provide $10 million in new funding to the Division of Violence Prevention at the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)—specifically for research, development, and evaluation of prevention programs for child sexual abuse.… Read More

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