During winter months, the days get shorter, the temperatures drop, and many people spend more time indoors. It’s the perfect time to catch up on professional learning!
We’ve got you covered. Below is a list of 10 engaging, high-quality on-demand webinars to keep you informed of the most current SEL research, implementation strategies, and best practices.
Put on your cozy socks, treat yourself to a coffee or tea, and tune in to these on-demand webinars!
1. Caring for Your Educators: Promoting Social and Emotional Teaching Practices
This webinar is hosted by Aperture Education’s Director of Research & Development, Jennifer Robitaille, and is all about how to support educator SEL and well-being.
2. Voices From the Field: Krista Leh, Ed.D.
How can educators maintain a clear, unwavering focus on SEL so it becomes a sustainable part of the school culture? Dr. Krista Leh details three important factors for creating a sustainable SEL culture.
3. Transforming Culture and Connecting the SEL Dots Across a District.
Learn how Windsor Public Schools is transforming culture and building coherence around high-quality SEL.
4. Voices From the Field: Elyssa Kotler, SEL Specialist
Are you looking for a sneak peek of SEL in action? During this webinar, SEL Specialist Elyssa Kotler explains her role and shares recommended SEL activities and resources.
5. No Advisory? No Problem: Implementing High-Quality SEL When Advisory Isn’t an Option
While SEL is often included in schools’ advisory periods, this model doesn’t work for everyone. Aperture Education and The Urban Assembly share tips and examples for implementing a high-quality SEL program when an advisory period isn’t an option.
6. Voices From the Field: Leah Marone
Educators know their profession can be one of the most rewarding jobs in the world. It can also be emotionally taxing, which unfortunately increases risk for burnout. Leah Marone shares strategies for improving your self-connection by mindfully transitioning throughout the day rather than living with a sense of urgency.
7. SEL and Mental Health Panel Discussion
Tune into this lively and engaging panel discussion to dive into school-based mental health services and how SEL can enhance mental health initiatives.
8. Voices From the Field: Caroline Maguire
Join Caroline Maguire, M. Ed., and author of Why Will No One Play with Me?, to hear about how her “Social Spy” exercise can improve relationship and social skills.
9. SEL in Special Education Settings
Watch this webinar to learn more about how SEL supports students with disabilities and how to integrate an effective SEL framework into your school or district.
10. Planting a SEAD: The Connectedness Between SEL and Academic Achievement
Educators from Barnstable Public Schools in Barnstable, Massachusetts, share their Social and Emotional Academic Development (SEAD) calendar and how SEL has helped improve outcomes in their schools.
We hope you like honing your social and emotional skills with our on-demand SEL webinars. Cozy up and enjoy!