For the last year, our California Alliance has been part of an informal network of similar statewide Alliances sharing monthly best practices, developments and technology to grow our movement. In February, the informal network became formal, now representing 14 states.
The brand new website is – surprise! – SEL4US.org, and we encourage you to visit it to learn and engage.
Among other initial offerings, right now on the home page you’ll find notice of a grant proposal from Novo Foundation. They will award up to $5,000 to individual teachers or groups to implement an innovative SEL 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.