Preparing Youth to Thrive: Promising Practice for Social & Emotional Learning


Preparing Youth to Thrive: Promising Practices for Social and Emotional Learning is a recently released field guide outlining promising practices to advance Social and Emotional Learning from successful youth programs. The document outlines strategies implemented by eight unique programs in seven cities that have a proven track-record of positive impacts for high-risk adolescent youth. The document is a summary of an extensive research process that included interviews, site visits, evaluations, convenings, and surveys. The document outlines that with the right staff practices, supports, and curriculum, youth participants develop social and emotional skills.