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How can integrated SEL practices help both teachers and students?

Aug 13, 15
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The First Tee of Monterey County taps the power to golf to help kids learn the skills to be resilient and succeed in life. Executive Director Barry W. Phillips sat down with Changemakers to discuss why golf and its teachable moments have a unique power to bring out the best in kids.

 

Why is golf a particularly powerful tool for supporting kids in Salinas? 

Nov 24, 14
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Jill Vialet, Ashoka Fellow and Founder of Playworks, sat down with Changemakers to talk about launching her organization in the Bay Area and why the Playworks “pro-social” model works to help kids play and learn at their best.

Playworks has its roots in the Bay Area. How did you get started launching your idea and building relationships with local schools?

Nov 12, 14
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Kapor Center for Social Impact
Common Sense Media
San Miguel Elementary School
Stanford University Forgiveness Projects
Stupski Foundation