Building national awareness for SEL and its impact
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Grant Opportunity

Education First, in partnership with the NoVo Foundation, once again seeks applications for teacher-led and district-level projects that foster students’ social and emotional learning skills. They will award up to $5,000 to individual teachers or groups to implement an innovative project in their classrooms and/or schools in the 2019-2020 school year, and up to $25,000 per year for district-level awardees. The deadline for applications is March 22.

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SEL Impact

Educators
Value SEL

Teachers are calling for schools to prioritize integrating SEL learning practices and strategies.

Principals
Value SEL

Principals say SEL is essential, but want more guidance, training and support to teach these skills effectively.

SEL Investments Yield Returns

On average, for every $1 invested in SEL programming, there is a return of $11.