The mission of SEL4CT is to empower Connecticut children of all ages to thrive in school and life by supporting effective social and emotional learning programs, policies, and practices in communities throughout the state.
We envision a future where:
Our strategic goals are to:
The Connecticut Network for Children and Youth believes that working with families, communities, and schools has the power to connect people from every culture, race, socio-economic status, age, ability, religion, sexual orientation and gender identity. These groups are the fabric of our communities and we are committed to offering programs, training, and resources that are representative and inclusive of all people. The Connecticut Network for Children and Youth celebrates its diversity and welcomes all who wish to work on improving the lives of children and families in Connecticut.
Build community awareness for SEL and its impact
Advocate for state and local SEL policies and funding
Connect local SEL stakeholders to learn about and share research, advocacy and best practices