The Whole Child approach has long aimed to ensure that each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. This course will provide a deeper understanding of the current Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) model to support continuous improvement across schools and districts that concentrates on both the learning and wellness of students. You will apply the WSCC model to your current system and identify areas in the framework that are already being addressed and areas that will need to be developed through integrated policies, processes, and practices.
In this course, you will:
- Review the Whole Child Approach and tenants of WSCC framework,
- Identify examples of how to apply each of the five tenants in your school,
- Access supplemental resources that will help in understanding and implementing WSCC, and
- Connect WSCC to the Michigan Integrated Continuous Improvement Process (MICIP) for your district, school, and community.