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Enjoyed the podcast, however strongly disagree with her comments on Social Emotional Learning in schools. What started out as a good thing HAS been hijacked by activists and politicians. It’s clear that Jessica isn’t familiar with what has been happening in many public schools across the country. Many ideological topics are introduced to children under the guise of social emotional learning. Gender ideology, climate activism, sexual topics, and the stoking of racial divisions have all been introduced to kids as young as kindergarten. It is mostly kept secret from parents and only revealed through FOIA requests. It is happening in my own suburban school district.
I enjoyed learning tips for how teens can say no to alcohol. But what if they don’t want to say no? I was that kind of teen and I see that in my own child, too.