Supporting Social-Emotional Learning With Evidence-Based Programs

Report

This brief shares nine strategies for implementing and sustaining evidence-based programs to support students’ social and emotional health. Input from administrators in seven school districts — each with a track record of delivering and sustaining social-emotional learning (SEL) programs — helped shape the strategies identified.

April 11, 2018

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Two in Five Kids Are Read To Less Than Four Days a Week

Blog Post

When it comes to supporting literary development in young kids, the advice to parents is clear: Crack open a book — daily — and read aloud to your child. Yet, from 2015 to 2016, 42% of kids in the nation's 5-and-under age group had family members sitting down and reading to them less than four days a week.

April 2, 2018

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Watch Our Webinar: Adapting Evidence-Based Programs in Child Welfare

Webinar

In this webinar on implementing evidence-based practices in child welfare from the Annie E. Casey Foundation and the William T. Grant Foundation, learn how child welfare leaders and program developers can work together to adapt an evidence-based approach to the specific needs of a state.

March 26, 2018

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Building Evidence on How to Move Young Latinas Toward College

Blog Post

Harnessing the power of the mother-daughter relationship, Con Mi MADRE uses a two-generation approach to prepare girls for academic success from the sixth grade through the completion of postsecondary studies. The Casey Foundation is working to support the nonprofit in building evidence of the program's effectiveness.

March 26, 2018

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