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16 10, 2020

5 SEL Activities to Reduce Bullying in Your School

By |2020-10-28T20:34:00+00:00October 16th, 2020|SEL, SEL Lessons/Activities|Comments Off on 5 SEL Activities to Reduce Bullying in Your School

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and a time to bring awareness to bullying and its harmful effects.Everyone is affected by bullying.Students who bully others are more likely to demonstrate violent or criminal behavior and abuse drugs and alcohol. Victims of bullying can experience depression, loneliness, and anxiety — all of which can last into [...]

26 12, 2019

Using SEL Assessments for Continuous Improvement: Part 1 – How to Effectively Use SEL Data

By |2020-06-08T20:34:13+00:00December 26th, 2019|Program Implementation, SEL Data|Comments Off on Using SEL Assessments for Continuous Improvement: Part 1 – How to Effectively Use SEL Data

(*Coming soon: Using SEL Assessments for Continuous Improvement: Part 2 – How to Improve Your SEL Implementation) Thinking back to my very first year of teaching, there was a lot I didn’t know, but I always strove to improve. I developed techniques to keep the students on-task and learning. I brainstormed with colleagues on how [...]

12 06, 2019

Thoughts from the Urban Assembly’s 2019 SEL Symposium

By |2019-06-12T17:48:56+00:00June 12th, 2019|Industry Leadership, SEL, Student Equity|Comments Off on Thoughts from the Urban Assembly’s 2019 SEL Symposium

As the newest member of the Aperture Education team, I was really looking forward to my first client visit when I headed to New York City to attend the Urban Assembly’s SEL Symposium a few weeks ago. Not quite knowing what to expect, I entered the experience with an open mind and a blank [...]

6 06, 2019

Improve 4 Common Teaching Practices with SEL

By |2020-09-17T18:07:43+00:00June 6th, 2019|SEL, SEL Integration, SEL Lessons/Activities|Comments Off on Improve 4 Common Teaching Practices with SEL

Social and emotional learning (SEL) is a natural part of the learning process: how we feel can affect how we learn, and how we learn can affect how we feel. Social-emotional development has become a priority for many schools and districts. But because the school day is jam-packed with learning requirements, assessments, and instruction, [...]