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Jul 8, 2021 | 3:00 PM | (Virtual)
State Leadership in Creating Safe, Supportive Learning Environments

On July 8 at 3:00 – 4:00 pm ET, NASBE will host experts in policy, research, and state-level programming for a webinar about state leadership in creating healthy and supportive learning environments for all students and the latest policy trends. Participants will hear about the Maryland State Board of Education’s efforts to change school culture to close achievement gaps among black boys and how North Carolina has used the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child, (WSCC) framework to promote student-centered learning.

Speakers on this webinar include:

  • Vermelle Greene, Ph.D., Member, Maryland State Board of Education
  • Ellen Essick, Ph.D., Section Chief, North Carolina Healthy Schools, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
  • Holly Hunt, M.A., Chief, School Health Branch, Division of Population Health, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Deborah A. Temkin, Ph.D., Vice President for Youth Development and Education Research, Child Trends

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