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Ready By 21 Follow-Up: A Drumbeat for Change

Allison Williams serves as Wyman’s Senior Vice President of Programs, and oversees Wyman’s national youth development programs, including the Teen Leadership Program, Teen Outreach Program, and inspireSTL. Allison recently attended the Ready by 21 National Meeting, which converged hundreds of national leaders to discuss collective … Continue reading

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There is NOT a SINGLE Solution

“The most dangerous gap in society is the expectation gap. Potential in this country is universal, opportunity is not.” -Wes Moore The following perspective is written by Bryan Capers, Director of Wyman’s Teen Leadership Program (TLP). Below, read Bryan’s thoughts after … Continue reading

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Innovation Supports 21st Century Skill Development and Social-Emotional Learning

In 2015, Wyman joined the Susan Crown Exchange (SCE) in a collaborative effort, known as the Social-Emotional Learning Challenge, to identify best practices for the development of social-emotional skills, otherwise known as skills needed to compete in the 21st century. The … Continue reading

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Social-Emotional Learning, Why Now?

Huffington Post By Vicki Zakrzewski, Ph.D. Education Director, Greater Good Science Center (GGSC) Social-emotional learning (SEL) is spreading like wildfire — and not just in the United States. Countries such as the U.K., Singapore, and China are starting to implement … Continue reading

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