About Us

Mission

SEL4NM’s mission is to advance transformative, culturally and linguistically sustaining social- emotional learning to ensure all New Mexicans are healthy and thriving.

Vision

We envision a world where all schools and youth-serving organizations are centers of safe, caring and supportive activity where youth and adults are empathetic, resilient, civically engaged and culturally aware and responsive, and develop the skills to solve problems, manage emotions and form positive relationships with others.

Goals

Promote

To promote community and statewide awareness for SEL and its impact.

Support

To support high quality, equity- focused SEL practices and professional learning.

Connect

To connect SEL stakeholders across the state to learn and share research, advocacy, and best practices.

Advocate

To advocate for state and local policies and funding to support high-quality, culturally affirming, universal SEL.