Education First is now seeking applications for teacher-led projects that foster social and emotional learning (SEL) skillsin students in grades PK-12 through the NoVo Foundation Social Emotional Learning Innovation Fund.
Deadline: April 20
They will award up to $5,000 to individual teachers or groups of teachers to implement an innovative project in their classrooms and schools in the 2018-2019 school year. They are also looking for applications from districts and charters to support innovative social and emotional learning in students grades PK-12. They will award up to $25,000 per year for applicants selected for district-level work.
Though all proposals are welcome, Education First is seeking proposals that specifically serve one of the following student populations:
- Students from indigenous communities
- New arrivals (such as refugees) or immigrants
- English learners
- LGBTQI students