George Lucas Educational Foundation
Social and Emotional Learning

Resources and Downloads from WINGS for Kids

Free tools, guidelines, and activities to help you bring social and emotional learning to children in grades K-6 in your after-school setting.

October 11, 2010
Girls dancing on stage
Photo credit: Grace Rubenstein
WINGS for Kids embeds social and emotional lessons in fun activities. Fifth-grader Preona (from left), fourth-graders Shakayla and Jamara, and third-grader Tamarr take a step dancing class.

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School Snapshot

Wings Program

Grades K-5 | Charlestown, SC
Enrollment
450 | Public, Urban
WINGS serves kids who live in extreme poverty. In the schools where they currently operate:
 
 97% of the students fall 185% below the federal poverty guidelines 
 Approx. 90% of the children served come from single parent households
 62% of the housing in their service area is rated as poor, deteriorated, or dilapidated
 27% higher unemployment rate than the national average.

 

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