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...

Grant Opportunities from DPI

State School-Based Mental Health Services Grant Program This is a 2 year grant aligned with the Wisconsin biennial budget. The next grant competition will begin in winter of 2021 with funding running from July 1, 2021-June 30, 2023. The most recent budget provided funding, beginning in fiscal year 2019,...

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...

National Child Traumatic Stress Network toolkit

From the National Child Traumatic Stress Network. Schools across the US have had to make sudden and considerable changes to adapt to the challenges and uncertainty brought on by COVID-19. For many educators, this has meant transforming the way they teach and connect with students, learning new skills and technology...

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...

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...