Current Events

Below you will find information about current events and information from our monthly newsletter.

The WV ESMH Initiative exists so that every student in West Virginia can benefit from a school environment that supports social and emotional wellbeing to achieve his or her full potential. We hope these resources help accomplish that mission. 

Project AWARE Summer Conference a Success!

Project AWARE Summer Conference a Success!

The Project AWARE Summer Conference 2024 in Parkersburg was a big success! Educators and mental health providers from Logan, Wirt, Harrison, and Cabell counties joined forces June 24 and 25 for professional development, analyzing data, and planning for supporting...

Decoding and Demystifying Dyslexia – July 24

Decoding and Demystifying Dyslexia – July 24

Dyslexia is far more common than many realize, affecting nearly 10% of the population. Many folks with the condition may see words or letters differently. But dyslexia doesn’t just impact reading and, if unaddressed, can affect a person’s learning abilities and...

2024 Student Success Summit – July 17 & 18

2024 Student Success Summit – July 17 & 18

Navigating New Horizons: Empowering Educators & Students in a Changing Landscape The 2024 Student Success Summit is scheduled for July 17 and 18, 2024 in Charleston. West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, West Virginia Council for Community and...