To improve the lives of all young people and adults by empowering advocates to support social and emotional learning in New York.
We envision a world where all schools and youth-serving organizations are centers of safe, caring and supportive activity where youth and adults are empathetic, resilient, civically engaged and culturally aware and responsive, and develop the skills to solve problems, manage emotions and form positive relationships with others.
Connect local SEL stakeholders to learn and share best practices
Build community and statewide awareness for SEL and its impact
Support high-quality, equity-focused SEL practice and professional learning
Advocate for equity-focused state and local policies and funding to support SEL