Greetings! The Connecticut State Board of Education has undertaken a months-long process of developing its 2023-2028 Five-Year Plan. After several months of meetings and retreats, engagement with thousands of stakeholders through surveys and focus groups, input by Connecticut State Department of Education staff and leadership, the latest draft, which includes goals, action items, and outcomes, has been developed. Please use the link below to access the latest draft of the plan. We welcome your review and comments using the fillable form . Draft Comprehensive Plan 2023-2028

Social-Emotional Learning (SEL)

Laws/Regulations


Connecticut General Statutes

  • Section 10-222q: Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate Advisory Collaborative.
  • Section 10-233(a-n): Concerning the appropriate use of suspension in CT schools .
  • Section 10-233l: Concerning Out-Of-School Suspensions And Expulsions For Students In Preschool And Grades Kindergarten To Two
  • Section 10-222j: Training, prevention, identification and response to school bullying, teen dating violence and youth suicide.
  • Section 10-222d: Safe school climate plans and assessment.
  • Section 10-198d: Concerning Chronic Absenteeism.
  • Section 10-220a: Concerning In-service. training. Professional development and evaluation committees. Institutes for educators. Cooperating teacher program, regulations.
  • Section 10-222g: Prevention and intervention strategy for bullying and teen dating violence. 
  • Section 17a-22ff: Children's Mental, Emotional and Behavioral Health Plan Implementation Advisory Board.