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    Second Step Middle School is a first-of-its-kind social-emotional learning (SEL) curriculum that’s modern, web-based, and responsive to the needs of today’s students and educators. It’s underpinned by the latest research in adolescent brain development and social psychology. The result is a program that doesn’t just help kids do better in school—it helps them do better in life.  Together with educators, the Second Step® family of programs is transforming schools and out-of-school-time settings into safe, supported environments uniquely equipped to help children thrive.  


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    This enhanced social-emotional learning (SEL) curriculum includes:

    • A new bullying and harassment unit
    • Relatable scenarios for students
    • Greater differentiation between grade levels
    • Additional interactive activities to keep students engaged and learning