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SEL + OST = Perfect Together: A Conference Report

This report captures what was shared at an October 2019 Conference about the challenges of teaching social and emotional learning (SEL) in afterschool programs. It provides a brief history of the growing focus on SEL, along with a summary of remarks by national leaders. It has rich examples of city or national organization approaches around relationship building, SEL skill-building for youth, shifting school and afterschool program climates, and working with families about this important part of development.

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Engagement and leadership skill building
Child and youth development
Social Emotional Learning
Family and Community Engagement
Professional Development
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
The Wallace Foundation
Elizabeth Duffrin
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25 pages
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