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Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 131]
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Periodic Review of the Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia
 
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 Comment Title  Commenter
SEL? Of course, why not? Anonymous (98516)  5/12/21  11:59 pm
Voting yes for Social and Emotional Learning Anonymous (98515)  5/12/21  11:56 pm
Students need SEL Anonymous (98514)  5/12/21  11:54 pm
Yes to SEL Hanover Black parent  5/12/21  11:41 pm
Yes to SEL Anonymous (98511)  5/12/21  11:38 pm
Keep SEL and equity initiatives Margaret Lavinder  5/12/21  11:35 pm
Those who say yes to SEL are the same who'd say yes to handing kids to pedophiles. Anonymous (98509)  5/12/21  11:23 pm
Social and Emotional Learning matters Anonymous (98508)  5/12/21  11:10 pm
I support SEL Anonymous (98507)  5/12/21  11:05 pm
SEL-Yes Black "AMERICAN" ,tax paying mother in HANOVER  5/12/21  11:03 pm
SEL isn't an agenda Anonymous  5/12/21  11:00 pm
Yes to Equity,SEL and Social Justice AND MASK Anonymous (98504)  5/12/21  10:59 pm
Yes to SEL Anonymous (98503)  5/12/21  10:57 pm
Social and Emotional Learning Virginia Sivigny  5/12/21  10:37 pm
This is why we homeschool now Minority multi racial mom strongly opposes  5/12/21  10:01 pm
Former public school teacher NOT sending my kids to public school Nena Ryder  5/12/21  9:55 pm
Oppose SEL and CRT Anonymous (98497)  5/12/21  9:46 pm
Whole-brain, whole-child education includes SEL Anonymous (98496)  5/12/21  9:44 pm
No to SEL Christy Burger  5/12/21  9:40 pm
Strongly oppose SEL and CRT Mother of VA students  5/12/21  9:37 pm
Education Barbara Tapping  5/12/21  7:48 pm
Cultural competencies help children Dianne Carter de Mayo  5/12/21  5:57 pm
Social Emotional Learning Detracts from Core Academics and Usurps Parental Rights Todd Gathje, Ph.D., The Family Foundation  5/12/21  4:31 pm
NO TO SEL Anonymous (98472)  5/12/21  4:26 pm
No Socialist Doctrines CRG  5/12/21  4:07 pm
Vital - make it happen Anon  5/12/21  4:02 pm
No, to CRT!! A very concerned parent  5/12/21  3:26 pm
CASEL and venture capitalist New Profit - 990 forms Anonymous  5/12/21  3:03 pm
Full Support Dan  5/12/21  2:29 pm
NO to SEL Anonymous (98444)  5/12/21  2:12 pm
No SEL and CRT are wrong for VA Anonymous (98442)  5/12/21  2:00 pm
No to SEL standards Mike Undseth  5/12/21  1:57 pm
Strongly oppose SEL educational standards changes Debra Stevenson  5/12/21  1:43 pm
Say NO to SEL and CRT W Collins  5/12/21  1:38 pm
Absolute NO to SEL Anonymous (98429)  5/12/21  12:54 pm
Vote of No Confidence : Act to Insure Academic Transparency Anonymous (98427)  5/12/21  12:34 pm
SEL and CRT Kathleen McCarthy  5/12/21  12:05 pm
Some positives, but NO to SEL and CRT CG  5/12/21  11:38 am
No to SEL Ruth  5/12/21  11:13 am
Yes yes yes CA  5/12/21  11:00 am
No to SEL & No to CRT Anonymous but highly concerned  5/12/21  10:44 am
Strongly support Anonymous (98418)  5/12/21  10:44 am
No to SEL. NO to CRT Concerned tax paying parent  5/12/21  10:13 am
NO, NO, NO to SEL Anonymous (98413)  5/12/21  10:02 am
NO on SEL Jennifer H  5/12/21  9:49 am
No to SEL Claude Chew  5/12/21  9:36 am
NO TO SEL Anonymous (98410)  5/12/21  9:04 am
Yes to SEL Anonymous (98408)  5/12/21  8:30 am
NO CRT NO SEL Penny Sheehan  5/12/21  8:09 am
Sel and crt Ken  5/12/21  7:54 am
SEL Anonymous (98405)  5/12/21  7:46 am
SEL K-12 Education as New-Age Nanny State.... JUST NO! Terry H  5/12/21  7:29 am
SEL in an Insult to Parents Anonymous (98402)  5/12/21  4:23 am
NO SEL NO CRT Anonymous (98401)  5/12/21  3:21 am
Seems Ignorant black boxs in Hanover only have their arrogance for their support of SEL. Jared  5/12/21  2:10 am
CRT,SEL Anonymous (98398)  5/12/21  12:03 am
SEL Hanover County NAACP  5/11/21  11:32 pm
Far left radicalism in the schools. Can't get more partisan and anti-democratic. Anonymous (98396)  5/11/21  11:26 pm
This is sovietism. VDOE is a disgrace. Anonymous (98395)  5/11/21  11:25 pm
In support of SEL Parent of Hanover County students  5/11/21  11:21 pm
SEL proposal violates state law Randy lahey  5/11/21  11:13 pm
Stick to academics Anonymous (98392)  5/11/21  11:04 pm
No to SEL and CRT Tom and Leah  5/11/21  10:35 pm
Keep up the great work: critical thinking is crucial now more than ever Anonymous (98390)  5/11/21  10:30 pm
Yes to SEL Heather Greenwell  5/11/21  9:49 pm
No CRT, No SEL Atwood Brooks  5/11/21  9:48 pm
My kids don’t need parents they need teachers John Buckhemier  5/11/21  9:35 pm
NO to SEL Daniel J Ayre  5/11/21  9:31 pm
NO! NO WAY! NOPE! NEVER! Deborah Abbott  5/11/21  9:27 pm
Sel Kathleen  5/11/21  9:18 pm
No. This is one of the best arguments for school choice Anonymous (98382)  5/11/21  9:06 pm
NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Anonymous (98380)  5/11/21  8:23 pm
No to SEL Gail Frye  5/11/21  8:16 pm
Yes To SEL Carrie Allen  5/11/21  8:06 pm
SEL Suzanne  5/11/21  7:30 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98376)  5/11/21  7:28 pm
No Denise  5/11/21  6:34 pm
Yes to SEL Jennifer Y  5/11/21  6:30 pm
NO TO SEL Anonymous (98373)  5/11/21  6:14 pm
Reject SEL standards for K-12 Joanne G  5/11/21  6:00 pm
No to SEL Anonymous (98371)  5/11/21  5:51 pm
Do not take time away from the basics. No to SEL Susan English  5/11/21  5:41 pm
YES to SEL Anonymous (98369)  5/11/21  5:39 pm
No To SEL Longtime VA Resident  5/11/21  5:20 pm
NO Anonymous (98367)  5/11/21  5:15 pm
SEL Anonymous (98366)  5/11/21  5:13 pm
Yes to SEL! Katie  5/11/21  5:10 pm
Do Not Take TIme Away From Academics for SEL Virginia Parent  5/11/21  5:08 pm
Empathy, Responsibility, Forming Positive Relationships Anonymous (98363)  5/11/21  5:06 pm
No to SEL Anonymous (98362)  5/11/21  5:04 pm
NO NO NO NO NO To SEL Anonymous (98361)  5/11/21  5:02 pm
A Big No To SEL Anonymous (98360)  5/11/21  5:00 pm
Focus on the 3 R's RGG  5/11/21  4:40 pm
A school system that teaches and implements CRT is not an inclusive system. Anonymous (98358)  5/11/21  4:40 pm
YES to SEL Jackson W  5/11/21  4:28 pm
SEL - YES, Please. Emily Stanford  5/11/21  4:03 pm
Inappropriate Requirements for Graduation NO SEL Concerned Parent  5/11/21  4:02 pm
Real Life Example of SEL in Schools! Just Grotesque Anonymous (98352)  5/11/21  4:00 pm
YES to SEL YES to SEL  5/11/21  3:57 pm
YES YES YES to SEL! Educator for SEL  5/11/21  3:55 pm
NO TO SEL Anonymous (98349)  5/11/21  3:47 pm
No to SEL & CRT Concerned Mom & Grandmom  5/11/21  3:32 pm
Students Have Emotional Lives and It is Up to Parents not the State To Form Their Conscience Anonymous (98347)  5/11/21  3:31 pm
SEL Opinion Edward K Bailey  5/11/21  3:24 pm
Critical Race Theory is Repugnant and Un-American Lee Dise  5/11/21  3:22 pm
YES TO SEL AND PLEASE READ WHAT IT ACTUALLY ENTAILS Anonymous (98344)  5/11/21  3:21 pm
YES to SEL! Anonymous (98343)  5/11/21  3:16 pm
Use Money To Pay Teachers More Anonymous (98341)  5/11/21  3:03 pm
Yes to SEL. Stop pretending students don’t have emotional lives Anonymous (98339)  5/11/21  2:57 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98338)  5/11/21  2:56 pm
Social Emotional Learning Standards A Concerned AMERICAN  5/11/21  2:49 pm
Yes to S.E.L Aleisha Miles  5/11/21  2:47 pm
We need SEL Thomas Sones  5/11/21  2:47 pm
Why would a good parent abrogate their responsibilities in favor of the state? Concerned father  5/11/21  2:44 pm
Yes!!! Anonymous (98330)  5/11/21  2:31 pm
Yes! Anonymous (98329)  5/11/21  2:29 pm
An investment in our future. Yes! Anonymous (98328)  5/11/21  2:28 pm
No to SEL. Flat out NO... Anonymous (98327)  5/11/21  2:27 pm
Yes to SEL Anonymous (98325)  5/11/21  2:17 pm
YES to SEL! WE NEED THIS!!! Anonymous (98324)  5/11/21  2:16 pm
NO NO NO TO SEL PWC family  5/11/21  1:55 pm
Include this in the Family Education so Parents Can OPT- OUT Anonymous (98321)  5/11/21  1:55 pm
NO TO SEL! Stop over stepping academic boundaries!! Katie  5/11/21  1:53 pm
YES TO SEL Anonymous (98319)  5/11/21  1:36 pm
No to SEL Deborah Sams  5/11/21  1:33 pm
Opposed to SEL Anonymous (98317)  5/11/21  1:32 pm
End State Sponsored Racism End Critical Race Theory Emotional Social Learning Anonymous (98316)  5/11/21  1:28 pm
SEL - YES Anonymous(e)  5/11/21  1:23 pm
No to SEL Joan Duvall  5/11/21  1:18 pm
In support of SEL Melanie Bowers  5/11/21  12:57 pm
Social Emotional Learning is Important. Amy K  5/11/21  12:54 pm
SEL a result of the abandonment of faith, its replacement with bureaucracy and policies Susan Needham  5/11/21  12:44 pm
Adamantly Oppose SEL and All Social-Political Indoctrination of Our Children in Public Schools Wanda Wylam  5/11/21  12:37 pm
YES we need SEL Colleen S Berry  5/11/21  12:15 pm
Opposed to SEL Anonymous (98301)  5/11/21  12:08 pm
SEL-Absolutely not Karen M Berkon  5/11/21  12:07 pm
IN FAVOR OF KEEPING SEL STANDARDS Ruth Hager  5/11/21  12:06 pm
SEL Dorothy Short  5/11/21  11:56 am
YES SEL!!! THANK YOU Ellie McDade-Nelson  5/11/21  11:38 am
cult-like abuse. Daryl Foxwell  5/11/21  11:30 am
Oppose Anonymous (98294)  5/11/21  11:23 am
SEL. NO Anonymous (98292)  5/11/21  10:59 am
SEL Anonymous (98291)  5/11/21  10:57 am
SEL Anonymous (98290)  5/11/21  10:57 am
SEL Anonymous (98289)  5/11/21  10:56 am
Opposed to the proposed SEL standards Werner Lind  5/11/21  10:56 am
SEL Father of 3 school aged children  5/11/21  10:44 am
No Rev. Christopher Christensen  5/11/21  10:38 am
Completely against SEL MaryAnn  5/11/21  10:31 am
Separation of "Quasi-religion" and State (education) D. Cox  5/11/21  10:03 am
SEL Keith Bly  5/11/21  9:32 am
No to SEL & CRT Concerned Dad of 3  5/11/21  9:30 am
SEL Richard Atkinson  5/11/21  9:22 am
Who made you the thought police? Informed Mother of School Aged Children  5/11/21  9:22 am
Parental Oversight of Students Julia Jones  5/11/21  9:19 am
Absolutely No!!! Megan  5/11/21  9:18 am
SEL Volpe Boykin  5/11/21  9:00 am
SEL Ronald Spanton  5/11/21  8:46 am
Oppose SEL Elaine Hanger  5/11/21  8:27 am
SEL Diana  5/11/21  8:26 am
No to SEL and CRt Cathy T  5/11/21  8:15 am
Completely opposed !!!! Sperez  5/11/21  8:10 am
Oppose! Anonymous Individual  5/11/21  7:55 am
TOTALLY OPPOSE SEL and CRT! David Reppard  5/11/21  7:32 am
NO to SEL and CRT E Martin  5/11/21  7:17 am
What happened to reading, writing and arithmetic? Brenda D. Hudsn  5/11/21  7:16 am
No to CRT! JohnR  5/11/21  6:55 am
AASA, the Superintendents Association out of Virginia Beach - Follow the SEL Money Trail Anonymous  5/11/21  6:27 am
Absolutely not. Teach Scripture, get God back in school. Jordan Morgan  5/11/21  5:16 am
Bolshevik or Nazi, you choose, but it's the same. Anonymous (98259)  5/11/21  3:29 am
No SEL or CRT Laura Bakken  5/11/21  12:28 am
Stop SEL, Stop CRT Tim Cox for Virginia  5/11/21  12:20 am
Keep controversial issues out of our schools Panos  5/10/21  11:44 pm
Stop trying to indoctrinate!!!! Anonymous Mother  5/10/21  11:34 pm
Oppose Jeremy Bailey  5/10/21  11:03 pm
VDOE SEL legislation Heidi michael  5/10/21  10:57 pm
No to SEL Marie Davis  5/10/21  10:44 pm
No to SEL & CRT! Anonymous (98251)  5/10/21  10:35 pm
VDOE Rapes Children's Minds With SEL after Raping them physically with trans policies Anonymous (98250)  5/10/21  10:28 pm
VDOE Adopts Italian Fascism as an Ideology. Jared Emry  5/10/21  10:26 pm
No justice apart from God Teacher in NOVA  5/10/21  10:21 pm
We STRONGLY OPPOSE SEL and CRT! Diane G  5/10/21  10:21 pm
Groupthink Richard O'Neill  5/10/21  10:13 pm
This is child abuse!!! Anonymous NOVA mom of 3  5/10/21  10:02 pm
My children are not your social engineering project. Jennifer H  5/10/21  9:59 pm
NO way on this racist marxist poison - God protect the children! Private person in VA tired of theft, fraud, waste, abuse via taxation  5/10/21  9:36 pm
SEL Sharon  5/10/21  9:24 pm
No to SEL Richard Waldrop  5/10/21  9:20 pm
More of this garbage? Come on. Peter Smilth  5/10/21  8:59 pm
NO TO CRT Kent Blue  5/10/21  8:58 pm
A resounding NO to SEL Alana Johnson  5/10/21  8:48 pm
SEL Anonymous  5/10/21  8:45 pm
No to SEL and CRT VA resident  5/10/21  8:45 pm
NO to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98235)  5/10/21  8:42 pm
Reject SEL socialist indoctrination Robert Mallory  5/10/21  8:13 pm
No to SEL and critical race theory Harvey/Donna Bryant  5/10/21  7:32 pm
No to SEL Anonymous (98232)  5/10/21  7:16 pm
Social Misti  5/10/21  7:08 pm
Judge people not by the color of their skin but by the content of their character Anonymous (98230)  5/10/21  6:55 pm
Stick to what you know Jb  5/10/21  6:55 pm
No to SEL & CRT Anonymous  5/10/21  6:48 pm
NO to SEL and CRT. anon. due to the cancel culture mob  5/10/21  6:27 pm
Comment about SEL Evelyn  5/10/21  6:18 pm
Parental roles, Government roles Anonymous (98222)  5/10/21  6:15 pm
Virginia's version of China's Social Credit Score Anonymous due to Cancel Culture  5/10/21  6:14 pm
No to CRT, SEL and TMP Mike G.  5/10/21  6:13 pm
No SEL William Senn  5/10/21  6:08 pm
No to SEL and CRT Chip Isbell  5/10/21  5:59 pm
SEL and Critical Race Theory Susan Ashton  5/10/21  5:57 pm
SEL Hannah Boyle  5/10/21  5:56 pm
No to crt Thomas V  5/10/21  5:56 pm
What happened to reading, writing and arithmetic? Tim  5/10/21  5:27 pm
SEL CRT Education Anonymous (98211)  5/10/21  5:19 pm
NO to Sel and CRT Anonymous (98210)  5/10/21  5:14 pm
NO to Sel and CRT Garland  5/10/21  5:05 pm
No to SEL and CRT James  5/10/21  4:59 pm
No SEL No CRT Anonymous (98207)  5/10/21  4:59 pm
Teach scripture and you will not need to develop and teach these other things. Pat Hutchison  5/10/21  4:59 pm
No to SEL Concerned Parent  5/10/21  4:57 pm
Focus on Academics Mary Martinez  5/10/21  4:54 pm
No To SEL and CRT Lynn R  5/10/21  4:44 pm
NO to SEL and CRT VA Parent of 6  5/10/21  4:37 pm
Opt Out Anonymous (98200)  5/10/21  4:17 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98199)  5/10/21  4:14 pm
Atheism is not our countries answer. Anonymous  5/10/21  4:11 pm
NO TO SEL and CRT! Kelly Newcome  5/10/21  4:09 pm
Critical Race Theory is Illiberal Elizabeth Kean  5/10/21  4:00 pm
Thank you for SEL, racism, transgender training! Anonymous (98195)  5/10/21  3:50 pm
Not to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98194)  5/10/21  3:46 pm
NO to CRT and SEL Cheri Chapman  5/10/21  3:45 pm
No to SEL, CET Anonymous (98192)  5/10/21  3:41 pm
No! Anonymous (98191)  5/10/21  3:40 pm
SEL, CRT, etc.... James L. Bland  5/10/21  3:39 pm
SEL Anonymous (98189)  5/10/21  3:32 pm
No to SEL and CRT. . Terri Jordan  5/10/21  3:23 pm
No To SEL Anonymous (98187)  5/10/21  3:21 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98186)  5/10/21  3:20 pm
Virginia Social Emotional Learning Standards Mary Clancy Czarnecki  5/10/21  3:19 pm
NO to CRT. Anonymous (98184)  5/10/21  3:13 pm
Equality Not Equity Anonymous (98183)  5/10/21  3:06 pm
SEL, CRT Tyler Blount  5/10/21  3:06 pm
Accreditation should not be tied to emotions Tim McGhee  5/10/21  3:02 pm
This Social Engineering controls our youth by manipulating legislation in VA to suit the Elites Audra Slabach  5/10/21  2:55 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98178)  5/10/21  2:53 pm
Opposition to Psychological Brainwashing in Schools Jacqueline Cunningham  5/10/21  2:52 pm
No to SEL (Social and Emotional Learning) and CRT (Critical Race Theory) Randy Rowekamp  5/10/21  2:49 pm
Did the VADoE adopt Orwellian and Machiavellian principles Anonymous (98175)  5/10/21  2:48 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98174)  5/10/21  2:46 pm
SEL Anonymous (98173)  5/10/21  2:45 pm
NO to SEL - Stop replacing parents Anonymous (98171)  5/10/21  2:43 pm
No to SEL and CRT!!!!!!!!! Dave Harris  5/10/21  2:42 pm
Absolutely unnecessary - both SEL and CRT Samantha Adams  5/10/21  2:40 pm
NO!! to SER or CRT Sara Rowekamp  5/10/21  2:37 pm
" transgender" policies Pierre Lepine  5/10/21  2:35 pm
I oppose SEL and CRT M. Gallahan  5/10/21  2:34 pm
Strongly opposed to SEL Anonymous (98164)  5/10/21  2:34 pm
The implementation of Critical Race Theory Larry Lane  5/10/21  2:31 pm
No! Rebecca Cousins  5/10/21  2:28 pm
oppose SEL and CRT Susan Okamoto  5/10/21  2:26 pm
SEL Dr. Harold Diggs  5/10/21  2:20 pm
Opposed to SEL Curtis Cornell  5/10/21  2:19 pm
No! A.Sexton  5/10/21  2:12 pm
Put God back in the school Heather Mitchell  5/10/21  2:11 pm
No to SEL and CRT Elizabeth H.  5/10/21  2:08 pm
NO to SEL and CRT Jean M  5/10/21  2:06 pm
No to Critical Race Theory. Mike Kelley  5/10/21  2:04 pm
Social Emotional learning Anonymous (98152)  5/10/21  2:03 pm
SEL and CRT training Anonymous (98151)  5/10/21  2:02 pm
the 1st amendment secures freedom of religion which cannot be taken away. Mike Kelley  5/10/21  2:00 pm
NO TO SEL AND CRT Anonymous (98149)  5/10/21  1:58 pm
Values Anonymous (98148)  5/10/21  1:57 pm
NO to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98147)  5/10/21  1:56 pm
Select and Crt Anonymous (98146)  5/10/21  1:46 pm
Oppose Laura S  5/10/21  1:46 pm
Select and Crt Anonymous (98144)  5/10/21  1:45 pm
Say NO Tom Best  5/10/21  1:39 pm
Say NO! Gina  5/10/21  1:36 pm
No to SEL!! Kelly Hurst  5/10/21  1:35 pm
SEL & CRT Janet Bell  5/10/21  1:34 pm
Social and Emotional Learning does not belong to VA Department of Education Vicky Cook  5/10/21  1:32 pm
Adamantly opposed to SEL Dr. Richard L Klobuchar  5/10/21  1:30 pm
No To SEL and CRT Anonymous (98136)  5/10/21  1:30 pm
SEL Not necessary Merlene Mallory  5/10/21  1:29 pm
NO SEL Greg Edmonds  5/10/21  1:27 pm
Virginia Social Emotional Learning Standards (SEL) Ronald D Ford  5/10/21  1:24 pm
Strongly opposed Amanda M  5/10/21  1:22 pm
NO to SEL Sylvia Wayne  5/10/21  1:22 pm
No to SEL and CRT STefanie Ragano  5/10/21  1:22 pm
Oppose SEL Anonymous (98128)  5/10/21  1:21 pm
DEL doesn't James Shupe  5/10/21  1:21 pm
No to SEL! A parent’s job. Kids need to learn to think critically &question & have their own opinion Anonymous (98126)  5/10/21  1:19 pm
NO to SEL Bluemax  5/10/21  1:15 pm
No to SEL Lisa Bennett  5/10/21  1:09 pm
SEL MORRIS DILLINGHAM  5/10/21  1:07 pm
Stop The Indoctrination John Kehler  5/10/21  1:05 pm
No to SEL Anonymous (98121)  5/10/21  1:00 pm
SEL has no place in the public school system Linda Cullop  5/10/21  12:58 pm
Va Social Emotional Learning Standards MaryJane Murray  5/10/21  12:57 pm
No to HB753 and SEL Concerned parent of three  5/10/21  12:53 pm
NO to SEL!!!!! Don H.  5/10/21  12:51 pm
Don’t include these standards Kirstin D  5/10/21  12:47 pm
Accreditation standards Spencer Warren  5/10/21  12:46 pm
CRT 100% UNACCEPTABLE Deeply Concerned Parent  5/10/21  12:42 pm
SEL Resident of Virginia  5/10/21  12:41 pm
No Way!!!! Gwen Clingman  5/10/21  12:41 pm
No to SEL and CRT Anonymous (98111)  5/10/21  12:39 pm
We do not need this Marxist & Psychological Indoctrination of our Young People David Bradley  5/10/21  12:39 pm
No to SEL and NO to Critical Race theory Virginia Mom  5/10/21  12:35 pm
Focus on the basics! Elizabeth N Kernan  5/10/21  12:35 pm
sel/crt teaching Linda  5/10/21  12:35 pm
SEL/CRT Anonymous (98106)  5/10/21  12:31 pm
No to CRT and SEL Susan  5/10/21  12:30 pm
Strongly opposed to all aspects of SEL & CRT Paula  5/10/21  12:30 pm
I strongly oppose, due to discrimination against and infringement on rights of others Patricia M Tryal  5/10/21  12:29 pm
No SEL D. Rice  5/10/21  12:29 pm
SEL Barbara Middleton  5/10/21  12:25 pm
Definitive NO Anonymous (98100)  5/10/21  12:22 pm
SEL Regulations Michael Helsabeck  5/10/21  12:21 pm
I support SEL in schools Anonymous (98098)  5/10/21  12:19 pm
NO ON SEL and CRT !! John D. Hooper  5/10/21  12:18 pm
No to SEL and CRT Margaret Lyle  5/10/21  12:18 pm
No! Anonymous (98095)  5/10/21  12:15 pm
SEL Mary  5/10/21  12:11 pm
No to this Insanity - Social Emotional Learning Standards Paul Perrone  5/10/21  12:10 pm
Virginia DOE: Strongly oppose SEL and CRT Pete King  5/10/21  12:10 pm
Sorry not to be able to trust you with these sensitive subjects Mary Stine  5/10/21  12:10 pm
Strongly Oppose Stephen W  5/10/21  12:09 pm
No SEL Anonymous (98089)  5/10/21  12:05 pm
Virginia DOE policy on SEL & CRT Pete King  5/10/21  12:05 pm
Absolutely NOT! Concerned VA Mom and Educator  5/10/21  12:03 pm
This curriculum is Socialistic and indoctrinates rather than teaches. William Asbell  5/10/21  12:03 pm
NO SEL Anonymous (98085)  5/10/21  12:01 pm
SEL CRT Transgender Policy WILLIAM YONTZ  5/10/21  12:00 pm
This is as bad as prosecuting Christians Concerned Christian  5/10/21  12:00 pm
strongly oppose - This is parent's role, not school's or government's Anonymous (98082)  5/10/21  11:59 am
How to Regiment their Little Minds--SEL Dr. J.  5/10/21  11:59 am
OPPOSED TO SEL - Educate / Do Not Indoctrinate Robert Powers, Concerned citizen of the Commonwealth  5/10/21  11:59 am
No to Social Emotional false Learning Anonymous (98079)  5/10/21  11:55 am
Critical thinking vs SEL & CRT M R  5/10/21  11:54 am
Oppose SEL and CRT Connie Youngman  5/10/21  11:53 am
NO!!!! Susan  5/10/21  11:53 am
Mothers and Fathers Know Best Annie Jones  5/10/21  11:51 am
Please stop making it harder for teachers Candice Spaulding  5/10/21  11:50 am
No to SEL and CRT! Kirk  5/10/21  11:48 am
NO on SEL and CRT Ashley Kisselman  5/10/21  11:46 am
SEL NO! Don Nicholson  5/10/21  11:43 am
Strongly oppose SEL and CRT N Briggs  5/10/21  11:42 am
SEL standards should be stopped. Promoting Transgender programs hurts students. Douglas F Turner  5/10/21  11:41 am
Adamantly Opposed Virginia Donaldson  5/10/21  11:41 am
Periodic Review of the Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia Parent  5/10/21  11:39 am
SEL standard and an alliance with the Aspen Foundation Richard Ciofani  5/10/21  11:39 am
NO to Virginia Social Emotional Learning!! Amy  5/10/21  11:38 am
Schools teach academics and Parents teach Social, discipline respect etc Anonymous (98064)  5/10/21  11:33 am
NO TO SEL, 1619, CRT, WOKENESS Amanda  5/10/21  11:33 am
No to SEL!!! Melody  5/10/21  11:31 am
Oppose Aspects of This Adam Gifford  5/10/21  11:30 am
Strongly oppose CRT and SEL Kathy Shaibani  5/10/21  11:29 am
Strongly OpposeTransgender Education Policy Dennis Huyck  5/10/21  11:29 am
“Virginia Social Emotional Learning Standards” (SEL) Sheran Rigg  5/10/21  11:26 am
No to SEL Jeanne Lee  5/10/21  11:25 am
Strongly oppose Sophie  5/10/21  11:25 am
A concerned parent ready to act Anonymous (98054)  5/10/21  11:25 am
Strongly oppose!! Dean Dye  5/10/21  11:25 am
Transgender policies Dean Dye  5/10/21  11:23 am
STRONGLY OPPOSE Mike Patterson  5/10/21  11:20 am
A high schoolers opinion Anonymous (98050)  5/10/21  11:17 am
Strongly oppose CRT Anonymous (98049)  5/10/21  11:16 am
Strongly oppose Anonymous (98048)  5/10/21  11:13 am
OPPOSE SEL, CRT, equity and the 1619 project. Concerned parent and taxpayer  5/10/21  11:07 am
No Equity aka cultural marxism in our schools CRT opposed parent  5/10/21  9:29 am
Example of Social Emotional Learning in Nearby County+ Local Example Unacceptable Anonymous (98037)  5/9/21  2:55 pm
SEL Standards in our schools VA parent and grandparent  5/9/21  2:13 pm
STOP 1619 PROJECT AND FALSE CRITICAL RACE THEORY Concerned Parent  5/9/21  12:47 pm
STOP 1619 PROJECT AND FALSE CRITICAL RACE THEORY Anonymous (98034)  5/9/21  12:36 pm
Stop Focusing on Skin Color! Angry parent  5/9/21  8:27 am
IRB-like peer review needed in standards development Anonymous  5/9/21  8:19 am
Teach kids, stop trying to manipulate them Anonymous (98031)  5/9/21  7:53 am
Demanding more of teachers Retired Teacher  5/8/21  9:46 pm
Haven't we gained any wisdom? No to CRT in schools or anywhere else for that matter Mrs. M  5/8/21  6:51 pm
Only Racists who Want their Children to be Slaves to the Left Would Support CRT and SEL Anonymous (98023)  5/8/21  12:51 pm
Critical Race Theory teaches racism Anonymous (98022)  5/8/21  11:30 am
No on CRT Concerned citizen/mother  5/8/21  10:40 am
Not your job , do not support. Concerned citizen  5/8/21  9:02 am
Opposed to SEL Concerned Parent  5/8/21  7:58 am
SEL & CRT - essential components of holistic schools Anonymous (98018)  5/8/21  3:14 am
Unacceptable Anonymous (98017)  5/7/21  11:11 pm
OPPOSED - STOP politicizing and abusing our children and their education! Mom For Equal Opportunity, Integrity and Dignity for All  5/7/21  10:24 pm
Courageous to Fight Against the Atrocity of Social and Emotional Learning Anonymous (98010)  5/7/21  10:16 pm
I will fight for Those that Cannot Go to Private Fatith Based School Anonymous (98009)  5/7/21  10:04 pm
Judge by the Content of a Childs Character Not the Color of Their Skin Anonymous (98008)  5/7/21  9:58 pm
End State Sponsored Racism End Critical Race Theory Emotional Social Learning Anonymous (98007)  5/7/21  9:55 pm
Social Emotional Learning Anonymous (98006)  5/7/21  9:53 pm
Social Emotional Learning Standards—Disturbing Anonymous (98004)  5/7/21  9:06 pm
Will never move to back to VA. BMC  5/7/21  8:55 pm
No to CRT Anonymous  5/7/21  6:40 pm
Stop spending millions in CRT garbage Mom with common sense  5/7/21  5:55 pm
NO! Anonymous (97999)  5/7/21  5:03 pm
ABSOLUTELY NOT!! Ash  5/7/21  4:32 pm
BACK TO BASICS A Former teacher and concerned grandparent  5/7/21  4:25 pm
In FULL SUPPORT of teaching SEL Anonymous (97996)  5/7/21  3:14 pm
In SUPPORT OF April Watson  5/7/21  2:18 pm
Stop indoctrinating children with Marxism Anonymous (97994)  5/7/21  2:12 pm
NO to social emotional learning, NO CRT and NO masks! Anonymous (97992)  5/7/21  1:39 pm
Yes for Social Emotional Learning Sarah Crosby  5/7/21  1:33 pm
No more masks Concerned Auntie  5/7/21  12:48 pm
Subjective Racism Xavier Dilemut  5/7/21  12:40 pm
NO CRT...NO SEL...MAKE EDUCATION GREAT AGAIN!!!! Anonymous (97986)  5/7/21  12:39 pm
Excited Merry Joy DeCarmo  5/7/21  10:45 am
Not in favor Anonymous (97981)  5/7/21  10:45 am
Please just stop N Ward  5/7/21  9:42 am
Vague and confusing Anonymous (97978)  5/7/21  8:59 am
Social emotional learning Concernd Parent  5/7/21  8:43 am
Vague and subjective Nona Faber  5/6/21  11:40 pm
CRT...long overdue Jimmy  5/6/21  11:19 pm
You Will Lose Your Teachers Anonymous (97969)  5/6/21  4:47 pm
Stop Public Schools Indoctrination Concerned Father  5/6/21  11:33 am
1st grader was taught about sexual identity in school! Anonymous (97965)  5/6/21  11:21 am
Values should be taught at home Anonymous (97964)  5/6/21  11:10 am
CRT does not belong in schools Anonymous (97963)  5/6/21  11:07 am
Oppose CRT Dianna L Howard  5/6/21  6:08 am
say No to CRT, say yes to content of character message of MLK Susan Cox  5/6/21  12:00 am
Social emotional learning Monica Sadeghi  5/5/21  11:33 pm
Content of character not race--focus on academics and give students service projects Virginia Mom  5/5/21  10:48 pm
You are causing the downfall of public education Lauren B  5/5/21  9:49 pm
Say no to CRT Carol Nylander  5/5/21  9:42 pm
NO CRT or SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING IN SCHOOLS. NO MASKS Anonymous (97949)  5/5/21  8:08 pm
A child's social emotional health is the responsibility of parents. Anonymous (97948)  5/5/21  7:58 pm
No CRT for thee LOCO Board of Eds Red Headed Stepchild  5/5/21  7:49 pm
CRT Debbie D  5/5/21  7:10 pm
You ruined math John Smilth  5/5/21  6:25 pm
REJECTED: Too much of the liberal 'issue du jour'....conscious bias and unconscious (implicit) bias Bls  5/5/21  2:42 pm
Say No Proposed SEL Katy Damico  5/5/21  1:53 pm
NO value Simon  5/5/21  1:19 pm
Don’t Allow this to happen!! Adam Kozlak  5/5/21  12:30 pm
No social justice in schools Steven Sawyer  5/5/21  7:41 am
Do not allow "social emotional learning" in Virginia schools!!!! Jesse Horak  5/5/21  7:22 am
You are not PARENTS Bunny  5/5/21  6:45 am
Do not pass this on to our school. Larry Scott  5/5/21  6:06 am
No means no Jeremy Wright  5/5/21  12:44 am
Pushing Democrat racial agendas on K-12 students is immoral if not illegal Brian Davison  5/5/21  12:26 am
Racism disguised as social justice is wrong. Virginia Dad  5/4/21  10:35 pm
Keep the politics out!!!! Ngoc  5/4/21  10:02 pm
Focusing on Race is a Disgrace! Anonymous (97915)  5/4/21  9:33 pm
SEL Anonymous (97914)  5/4/21  9:21 pm
Stop paying taxes to support this crap Nyam  5/4/21  8:54 pm
No M Gibson  5/4/21  8:40 pm
Keep this Marxist agenda out of our schools! Focus on teaching skills, not radical ideologies. J. Economy  5/4/21  8:23 pm
First Amendment Concerns Mike Horning  5/4/21  8:15 pm
Teach school Lisa Kelly  5/4/21  8:13 pm
Social Emotional Learning Standards Virginia Parent  5/4/21  8:01 pm
Stop usurping parental and family rights and values! VA Mom  5/4/21  7:43 pm
Focus on education Anonymous (97905)  5/4/21  6:48 pm
Stick to teaching academics Va Mom  5/4/21  5:59 pm
Stop the lunacy! Very concerned parent  5/4/21  5:24 pm
https://townhall.virginia.gov/L/Comments.cfm?GDocForumID=545 Anonymous (97897)  5/4/21  4:27 pm
Not in my children's school! Anonymous (97896)  5/4/21  4:24 pm
Stop indoctrinating our kids Ashburn mom  5/4/21  4:24 pm
No! Va Educator and Mom  5/4/21  3:20 pm
Keep this nonsense out of our schools Virginia Dad  5/4/21  3:16 pm
Also Enter Comments in this Forum!!!!! Anonymous (97887)  5/4/21  2:36 pm
ABSOLUTELY NOT Elicia Brand  5/4/21  2:25 pm
Martin Luther King would be ashamed Alex  5/4/21  1:46 pm
Not my tax dollars Sajni  5/4/21  1:44 pm
NO to SEL! Kelly Barncord  5/4/21  12:39 pm
Valuable Classroom TIme Wasted: Virginia Does not Own the Children but They Want To Anonymous (97878)  5/4/21  12:02 pm
SEL curriculum is unacceptable Emily Burke  5/4/21  11:37 am
“social-emotional learning” Shane Shaw  5/4/21  11:34 am
CRT Standards update Anonymous (97875)  5/4/21  11:33 am
Keep CRT out of our schools Chad H  5/4/21  11:13 am
Incorrect Public Comment Forum here for proposed SEL standards? Clarification needed from Town Hall Anonymous  5/4/21  11:12 am
Bad agenda, new package Time to move  5/4/21  10:05 am
Provide a link to the official proposed document and then restart public comment Anonymous (97868)  5/4/21  9:31 am
Pure racism in Public Education Takumi  5/4/21  9:20 am
Keep political ideology and pseudo-science out of our schools Anonymous (97866)  5/4/21  9:10 am
One world government agenda Karen  5/4/21  9:03 am
The problem with equity (and standard SeA1) Lynda Gruen  5/4/21  8:51 am
Shifting away from academics and headed into parenting territory Anonymous (97861)  5/4/21  7:05 am
Homeschool it is! Steph Lo  5/4/21  6:56 am
Please Remove or Significantly Revise Select Proposed Social Emotional Learning Standards Thomas A.  5/4/21  5:43 am
Social Emotional Learning Standards - VDOE Lynda Gruen  5/4/21  2:11 am
Virginia public education curriculum L Bangert  5/4/21  1:17 am
SEL aids not something teachers shod be teaching Katie  5/3/21  11:04 pm
Opposed Virginia Mom  5/3/21  10:08 pm
6th grade SEL - At your school, how often are you encouraged to think more deeply about race? Anonymous (97852)  5/3/21  9:48 pm
Keep state sanctioned racism out of our schools Anonymous (97851)  5/3/21  9:47 pm
Keep your religion out of my kids school. Anonymous (97849)  5/3/21  9:39 pm
Bad idea! Anonymous (97848)  5/3/21  8:47 pm
This is religious ethics being taught in schools Ryan Holloway  5/3/21  8:35 pm
Stay in your lane Anonymous (97846)  5/3/21  8:21 pm
Nazi Propaganda Anonymous (97844)  5/3/21  7:38 pm
Go back to teaching and stop indoctrinating Anonymous  5/3/21  7:32 pm
Inappropriate intrusion into the family. Anonymous (97842)  5/3/21  7:26 pm
Stay in your lane. These kids aren’t yours. Not your job Anonymous (97841)  5/3/21  7:09 pm
Virginia Can and Should do Better Anonymous (97840)  5/3/21  7:05 pm
Solid Reason to Push for School Choice Anonymous (97838)  5/3/21  6:43 pm
Not your job. Anonymous (97837)  5/3/21  6:29 pm
Racism in a new package Proud American  5/3/21  6:20 pm
You aren’t getting the point Anon  5/3/21  6:16 pm
Will not help students be successful Tim Roche  5/3/21  6:11 pm
Orwellian Anonymous (97833)  5/3/21  6:09 pm
Strongly Object Anonymous (97832)  5/3/21  6:08 pm
Enough is enough JMF  5/3/21  6:02 pm
SEL Anonymous  5/3/21  5:45 pm
No CRT for VA. This is a mind virus. Teach REALITY not CRT Anonymous (97827)  5/3/21  5:29 pm
Not academic content and should not be required Anonymous (97825)  5/3/21  5:15 pm
Why my kids have been in private school for 16 years Michael  5/3/21  4:58 pm
CRT Anonymous (97822)  5/3/21  4:36 pm
indoctrination John E Martin  5/3/21  3:24 pm
Take Morgan Freeman's advice! "STOP TALKING ABOUT IT!" Sue Sherrilll  5/3/21  3:20 pm
in loco parentis run amok Howard Turner  5/3/21  2:45 pm
Unbelievable that this would even be considered. Joyce Martin  5/3/21  12:26 pm
Please no!!!! Anonymous (97809)  5/3/21  10:53 am
Shame - shame on the Democratic left_ Parents WILL Not allow this Propaganda George  5/3/21  9:55 am
This is Un Constitutional and face criminal charges for all those who try to implement Gloria Geo  5/3/21  9:44 am
Now I understand why you buried this where it could not easily be found Brian Brown  5/2/21  10:57 pm
It is as bad as it sounds Anonymous  5/2/21  10:23 pm
You've turned a leftist Republican Brandi Shaeffer  5/2/21  10:16 pm
Stop with the neo marxism Anonymous (97800)  5/2/21  9:57 pm
Stop trying to further divide our population Anonymous (97798)  5/2/21  9:12 pm
Fight for our national treasure Anonymous (97797)  5/2/21  8:41 pm
I object this course in any American schools. Olga Myr  5/2/21  7:29 pm
Group and tribalism based pernicious ideology. So you all want to destroy civil society? Anonymous (97795)  5/2/21  7:21 pm
SEL is (big) money-making for venture capitalists and "philanthropic foundations" Anonymous (97794)  5/2/21  6:06 pm
Opt Out Anonymous (97793)  5/2/21  5:17 pm
SEL is a disgrace to our society Anonymous (97791)  5/2/21  2:20 pm
Disgusted with the Education System Anonymous (97790)  5/2/21  1:15 pm
Emotional and Social Learning Anonymous (97789)  5/2/21  1:11 pm
Stop the Abuse of Children Anonymous (97788)  5/2/21  12:57 pm
Inappropriate Requirements for Graduation Anonymous (97787)  5/2/21  12:54 pm
Stop with the SJW programming Anonymous (97786)  5/2/21  12:19 pm
Not appropriate Suzy Cook  5/2/21  6:24 am
Totally Inappropriate Anonymous (97777)  5/1/21  1:03 pm
Very worrisome Laurel Garrelts  4/30/21  10:24 pm
SEL Standards Equals Soft Marxism James Whitehead  4/30/21  10:18 pm
Not your role or decision Maria Paluzsay  4/30/21  9:06 pm
Not at all acceptable! Beth, Concerned Citzen  4/30/21  8:35 pm
These standards are filled with leftist radical ideology Joseph Hager  4/30/21  5:24 pm
These standards are fatally biased E. O'Brien  4/30/21  5:01 pm
SEL Standards are profoundly partisan James C. Sherlock  4/30/21  4:00 pm
SEL Standards are profoundly partisan JAMES C. SHERLOCK  4/30/21  3:31 pm
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