Wilkes Cty, NC: School staff receives training in "social and emotional learning programs"

Jan 5, 2018, North Wilkesboro (NC) Journal—Patriot: Byrd cites opportunities, but says class size limits are big challenge At all grade levels, assistance is in place to help our students with growing mental health needs. Our administrators, counselors and teachers are being trained in social and emotional learning programs. Wilkes County Schools is also participating in the “Whole Child Pilot” through the N.C. Department of Public Instruction, which will provide opportunities for the school system to work collaboratively with other community partners to create supportive whole child school environments.