State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces New Social Emotional Learning Guidelines


State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced  that the California Department of Education (CDE) has released new guiding principles for teaching social and emotional skills California’s classrooms and after school settings.

These principles help educators ensure students have the skills they need to be successful in their school, community, career and life.  The new guidelines and more resources are available on the CDE’s social and emotional learning webpage.