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“OPEN CIRCLE IS CENTRAL TO OUR ABILITY TO BUILD RELATIONSHIPS AND ADDRESS THE ACHIEVEMENT GAP.” - A Principal
OPEN CIRCLE PROVIDES A UNIQUE WHOLE-SCHOOL APPROACH TO SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING.
"THE THING I LIKE ABOUT OPEN CIRCLE IS THAT YOU'RE THERE NOT JUST TO SOLVE PROBLEMS; YOU'RE THERE TO MAKE PROBLEMS NOT HAPPEN." - A Student
"THIS TRAINING WAS INVALUABLE TO OUR STAFF AND HAS HELPED OUR SCHOOL CLIMATE IMMENSELY" - A Principal
"IN OPEN CIRCLE YOU'RE GETTING TOOLS FOR YOUR TOOLBOX TO FIX UP THE PROBLEMS YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE." - A Student

Welcome

Open Circle provides a unique, evidence-based social and emotional learning program for elementary schools from Kindergarten through Grade 5. We deliver interactive, in-person training and professional development for all school staff. Our curriculum proactively develops children’s social and emotional skills, including recognizing and managing emotions, empathy, positive relationships and problem solving. Open Circle helps schools build a community where students feel safe, cared for and engaged in learning.

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