Ohio Department of Education Approves Social and Emotional Learning Standards

As part of Ohio's Strategic Plan for Education, Each Child, Our Future,  stakeholders including educators, counselors, and other educational personnel developed a draft of "Ohio’s Kindergarten through Grade 12 Social and Emotional Learning Standards". "Research demonstrates that students who receive support for social and emotional learning in schools do better academically, socially...

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Ohio Children’s Budget – Issue Brief on Lead

“There is no safe level of lead in the blood and no effective treatments exist to restore the permanent developmental deficits of lead poisoning…Thousands of Ohio children under 6 have been poisoned by lead and continue to be exposed to lead hazards.” Policy Director Gabriella Celeste co-authored the Lead Issue Brief for the Ohio Children’s Budget. The full issue brief can be read here. To read all Issue briefs for the Ohio Children’s Budget, visit https://ohiochildrensbudget.org/.

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