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Portland Schools Kick Off 'Mind in the Making' Project


SUN Community Schools in Multonmah County, Oregon and several of its community partners are drawing headlines for their involvement in the groundbreaking Mind in the Making and Community Schools Project.  
Through the work, which was funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, SUN schools will be piloting and implementing seven life skill training modules aimed at helping young children develop the most effective learning skills.
These modules were developed by Ellen Galisnky, co-founder of the Families and Work Institute, who visited Portland in early November to kick off the initiative. Multnomah County is one of three communities nationwide selected to participate in the program
The Oregonian interviewed Galinsky in a recent article. Read the article here

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