From a Nation At Risk To a Nation At Hope: Recommendations from the National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development. Executive Summary
This important report from the Aspen Institute's National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development explores how the development of social emotional skills and competencies are essential for children and youth to thrive in school, career, and life. The report provides research and strategies on six key recommendations in areas such as creating safe and supportive learning settings, building adult expertise in child development, and aligning resources and leveraging partners to address the whole child. It includes research, practice, and policy agendas that incorporate many promising practices in cities and states.