Bill de Blasio and Chirlane McCray: Why We’re Introducing Social-Emotional Learning in New York City Schools

In the East Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn, the sixth graders of Meyer Levin Junior High have a routine. Each day, everyone in the grade gathers for a town hall meeting. They cheer on each other’s successes, and support one another through struggles. When one student shared her worries about the results of her grandmother’s custody […]