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Social Emotional Learning

Launching NewSchools Catapult: Invent 2016!

In July 2015 we launched NewSchools Catapult, a program to invest in and support education entrepreneurs launching new schools with innovative instructional models. We recently announced NewSchools Catapult 2015, a…


Seneca Goes “All-In!” on Education

Michael’s school career got off to a rough start. It was only the first week of kindergarten, and he started kicking, biting, and pinching his teacher. His teacher tried every…


Treating Trauma in Our Schools

At NewSchools Summit 2014, we are covering big problems and actionable solutions. Given the increased focus on Social Emotional Learning in education circles, we wanted to discuss these critical skills…