Social Emotional Learning: Breaking Down Barriers to Success – Core Grant

St. Mark’s will be expanding their highly successful before- and after- school and summer programs to rural Eastern Iowa towns. The programs not only address affordable access to care beyond school hours but effectively improve students’ reading, STEM, and social emotional skills. Curriculum, like Conscious Discipline, engage families and community in developing skills to promote social emotional learning. This is the third consecutive year of IWF funding.