Joan Cole Duffell, Executive Director of Committee for Children

A Letter to the Editor from Our Executive Director

The Seattle Times recently published a letter from our Executive Director, Joan Cole Duffell, expressing her enthusiasm for the US Senate’s bipartisan reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to include mental health and emotional well-being, both of which can be supported by social-emotional learning.
Read the letter

Snail and Puppy teaching the Second Step program to students in Japan

Teacher working with child on a Second Step lesson


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