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06 Feb: Choose Love SEL Awareness Month

Choose Love Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Awareness Month is a call to action for educators, students, families and communities to celebrate and promote the importance of teaching children core competencies and skills, beyond academics, that can help them thrive socially, physically, mentally and emotionally. Social and Emotional Learning gives kids the skills and tools they need to have healthy connections and manage their emotions. SEL is a proactive and preventative mental health initiative that teaches kids: • How to get…

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21 May: Scarlett Lewis provides A Solution to the Federal School Safety Commission- read her speech below. SEL = Safer Schools

Thank you for the opportunity to offer a solution to the violence we are experiencing in our schools today. My name is Scarlett Lewis and I am the mother of Jesse McCord Lewis who was a victim of the Sandy Hook School shooting. I am also the proud mother of JT Lewis. I decided to become part of the solution following the brutal murder of my 6 year old son, Jesse, in his first grade classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary…

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11 Dec: The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement awarded a multi-year, $600,000 grant from the NoVo Foundation!

The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement awarded a multi-year, $600,000 grant from the NoVo Foundation!   The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement is excited to announce that they have been awarded a multi-year, $600,000 grant from the NoVo Foundation for 2018-2021. The grant will be crucial in expanding the impact of the Choose Love Enrichment Program and continue their ability to provide it at no-cost to educators across the globe. Scarlett Lewis founded The Movement following the murder of her…