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To Create Safe and Healthy Schools During a Pandemic, Prioritize Educator Wellbeing
Educator wellbeing is at the core of building a healthy, safe and supportive learning community. Learn more in this brief.
Mindfulness-Based Practices for Schools
Explore the benefits of mindfulness-based practices and strategies for use in education settings.
California Safe and Supportive Schools Newsletter
Read the latest issue, which includes guidance on implementing multi-tiered frameworks amidst the pandemic, supporting educator well-being, and more.
Safe and Supportive Schools Foster Learning, Positive Relationships, and Community Wellbeing for All.
The California Safe and Supportive Schools website is a collaboration between the California Department of Education and WestEd. It provides hands-on, practical tools and resources related to school climate and safety, mental health and wellbeing, violence and bullying prevention, and support for community-based improvement efforts in California schools and districts.
“The health, safety, and wellbeing of our students is of critical importance, and I believe mental health and wellness must be a top priority in our schools.”
Tony Thurmond, California State Superintendent of Public Instruction