A recent survey found that parents across the spectrum want their kids taught the specific skills SEL provides to deal with Covid stress and succeed in all aspects of life. At home, families can share practices and fun tools that teach AND uplift moods.
78 million parents are available to pay brand attention if you help them get EQ life skills in their schools the way Biz supported STEM. Ronnie Selinger, CEO, Nordis Technologies, makes the case for your helping their kids, including your employees’.
EQuip Our Kids!, a project of Earthways Foundation, is a national nonprofit campaign raising needed awareness about and support for EQ life skills, especially among parents and businesses. Founded by civic-minded media, business and social entrepreneurs with no financial stake in the outcomes, our goal is comprehensive EQ life skills instruction in every U.S. pre-K-12 classroom by 2030.
“Social and emotional learning is good for the child, good for the workforce, and good for society.” – The Lego Foundation.
More important than learning lessons in math, science, and history, these life skills deserve all schools’ adoption.
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