Advocacy Toolkit

These pages contain tools and tips for school and district leaders to adapt for their own use. Consider the following advocacy tools for engaging your community and influencing policy-makers about SEL:

“What about the messaging?” For talking points to consider for communication with policy-makers and the public, visit the following pages of this website:

  • The Need: to describe the challenges SEL is designed to overcome.
  • Why SEL: to define SEL and outline its benefits for students.
  • Recommendations: to identify some of the solutions we propose.