Advocacy in Action

Support Educators This World Teachers’ Day

This World Teachers’ Day, supporting educator well-being is more important than ever. K–12 staff have the highest burnout levels of all industries in the US, and nearly half (44%) say they “always” or “very often” feel burned out at work.

Schoolwide social-emotional learning (SEL) programs can provide critical support to educators. Research shows that SEL programs:

If you’re an educator or work with kids, use the widget to urge your state and federal lawmakers to prioritize access to social-emotional learning to reduce teacher burnout and promote a positive class environment. We’ve provided a prewritten letter that you can edit if you’d like to include a personal message.

Thank you for advocating with us!