WISH Center Employment Opportunities

WISH Center Hiring Statewide Project Coordinator and Regional Coaches for Resilient Schools The Wisconsin Safe & Healthy Schools (WISH) Center is expanding its services to provide coaching to school teams on mental health and social and emotional learning (SEL). They are hiring eight Regional Coaches and a Statewide Project Coordinator. These are two-year, limited-term contracts with the ability to work from […]

June 2020 ForwardHealth Update

ForwardHealth Update 2020-27 Revision – Clinical Consultations Supporting Students.  The June 2020 ForwardHealth Update (2020-27), titled “Coverage of Mental Health Clinical Consultations for Students Policy Expands to Include Parents,” has been revised since its original publication. The definition of a mental health clinical consultation has been revised and appears in red text on pages 1 […]

Equity Research from CASEL

This new report from the Education Trust calls for school and district leaders to approach social, emotional, and academic development through an equity lens. This requires shifting the focus away from “fixing kids” and toward addressing the adult beliefs and mindsets as well as school and district policies that create the learning environment. It also requires […]

DPI School Reopening Resources

The Department of Public Instruction has released a list of resources to address mental health and Social Emotional Learning needs as districts plan for school reopening.  Many of these types of tools are embedded in larger guidance documents. The DPI mental health team did some digging and curated this list.  Some are directed towards students […]

CASEL releases SEL Roadmap for Reopening School

As you prepare to welcome students and adults back to school, you face the layered impact of schools closures, the pandemic, racial inequities amplified by nationwide mobilization, and more. To aid you in this transition, CASEL collaborated with more than 40 partners to illuminate a way forward with social and emotional learning that is centered on relationships and […]