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Ruby Nell Sales to keynote the 7th Annual Ready by 21 National Meeting

We hope you'll consider joining us in Palm Beach County, Florida, for the Ready by 21 National Meeting on April 18-20,

Publishing Date: 
December 7, 2017

Thought Leader Conversation: Why Are All the Black (and Latino and White) Kids Still Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? A Frank Discussion of the Intersection of Social and Emotional Learning and Identity Development

A Thought Leader Conversation with Karen Pittman and Beverly Daniel Tatum
Tuesday, November 21
1:00-2:00 PM EST

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November 21, 2017

Conference: Registration Now Open for the 2018 Ready by 21 National Meeting

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November 3, 2017

Webinar: Development is Relational… A Thought Leader Conversation with Search Institute CEO Kent Pekel

September 20, 2017 - 1:30 pm to September 20, 2017 - 2:30 pm
Register here

Publishing Date: 
September 20, 2017

Why Does it Hurt? Reflections on Pain, Identity Politics and the Need for Healing

I was raised in the black church but wouldn’t call myself religious.  I start my Sunday mornings, however, by tuning into Krista Tippett, producer and host of On Being on NPR.

Publishing Date: 
September 11, 2017

Blog: SEL, Whole Child Education and Student Readiness - How do They Connect?

Imagine this scenario.  A smiling five-year-old is brought into a bare room with a table.  On the table is a plate with a single marshmallow.  The researcher who brought them in says she will back in 15 minutes, and gives them a choice: they can eat the one marshmallow while she’s gone or wait until she returns and have two.  This simple test

Publishing Date: 
July 24, 2017