Virginia - HE K-12 curriculum—SEL (MS): Curricula

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State law addresses social and emotional learning.

Virginia 2015 Health Standards of Learning - Grade Eight

Advocacy and Health Promotion

k) Describe healthy ways to handle the emotional, psychological, and physical consequences of stress.

l) Design a management plan to reduce stress.

m) Justify and encourage safe, respectful, and responsible relationships.

Virginia 2015 Health Standards of Learning - Grade Six

Essential Health Concepts

p) Identify personal characteristics that can contribute to happiness for self and others (e.g., self-discipline, positive self-image, independence, acceptance of others, concern for the needs of individuals with disabilities, honesty, respect for self and others, avoidance of self-harming behaviors).

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