The PFP&J: SEL for Foster Youth in Philadelphia PA

The PFP&J: SEL for Foster Youth in Philadelphia PA

In this session, you will learn about a high school for students in the foster care and juvenile justice systems where the SEL model is woven into the fabric of academics and school culture. Our Plan for Peace and Justice teaches positive behavior change through transparency, student voice and mediation. Takeaways include: implementing a schoolwide SEL model and support, improving communication and decreasing violence, and creating community that extends beyond the classroom.



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Format: Talk
Event Type: Session
Level: Deep Understanding