• T. J. Connor Monthly Social Emotional Learning Focus Areas:

    • September/October: National Hispanic/Latino Awareness Month; Indigenous People's Day
    • November: National American Indian Heritage Month; Veterans' Day; Diwali
    • December: Winter Religious Holidays/Celebrations (Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, St. Lucia's Day, Winter Solstice)
    • January: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
    • February: Black History Month, Lunar New Year; wearing for Anti-Bullying Day (2/22)
    • March: Women's History Month; Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month; Down Syndrome (trisomy 21) Day (3/21)
    • April: Child Abuse Prevention Month; Autism Awareness Month; Arab-American Heritage Month; Ramadan; Earth Day; Passover
    • May: Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month; Jewish-American Heritage Month; Mental Health Awareness Month; and Eid-al-Fitr (5/23)
    • June: Pride Month; Flag Day (6/14); Juneteenth (6/1)


    Activities and Sharing via:

    • Morning Announcements and Video Clips
    • Class and School Learning Projects
    • Hallway Displays, ClassDojo, and Social Media
    • Involvement from Extra-Curricular Clubs and SEL Committee


    Consistent Message:

    Share our similarities Celebrate our differences