The pandemic has limited many of the typical ways educators expand their teaching knowledge, collaborate with their peers, and grow professionally. But, the good news is that high-quality virtual professional learning can be an effective way to keep current on professional learning.
We’ve put together a list of our most popular webinars to help you stay up-to-speed on social and emotional learning (SEL) research, implementation strategies, and best practices. Grab some coffee or lunch and tune in!
Register to learn about the essential role that high-quality assessment plays in supporting equity efforts. Plus learn how to identify key characteristics of assessments that promote equity.
How, Not “If”: Promoting Social-Emotional Learning and Character Development in Young Children is a Necessity
Character just does not just “happen.” It is taught and learned, and it starts early in life. Watch this on-demand to hear Dr. Maurice Elias, Professor of Psychology at Rutgers University and Director of the Rutgers Social-Emotional and Character Development Lab, share why SEL skills are essential for character development and how to teach SEL and character development in the classroom and at home.
In this webinar, SEL expert Cheryl Harmer, Ed.D., provides an overview of the research behind SEL and shares specific, actionable steps to implement a successful SEL program in your school or district.
In the midst of a global pandemic and social unrest, creating a positive school climate is more important than ever. Get tips and advice from education expert and researcher Danielle Hatchimonji from Rutgers University on how to foster a positive school climate with SEL.
Aperture Education’s Vice President of Research & Development, Paul LeBuffe, explores how schools and districts can advance educational equity through specific, practical tools and strategies embedded in the DESSA, Aperture’s award-winning system for large-scale SEL screening, assessment, and intervention.
Even if you can’t meet and collaborate at in-person conferences and events right now, there are many ways to continue learning and honing your skills through virtual methods like these SEL webinars. So put on your comfy pants and enjoy them!
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