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The Whole Child Petition

Susan Notes:

This petition is sponsored by ASCD.

Current educational practice and policy focus overwhelmingly on academic achievement, but this is only one element of student learning and development. A child is more than a grade on a test. Given what we now know about learning and

Sign our petition to tell your state board of education that they must do more to educate the whole child. Because when we can do more, then we should do more. When your state has reached its goal, we will deliver the petition to your state board of education. Help your state reach the goal by forwarding the petition on to stakeholders you know.

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