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30 07, 2020

10 Tips to Help Students Manage Stress

By |2020-07-24T12:23:12+00:00July 30th, 2020|SEL, SEL Lessons/Activities|0 Comments

During these uncertain times, it is critical that educators find ways to effectively manage and reduce stress. It is also critical that we help students do the same.  Just like with adults, if students’ stress goes unmanaged, it can lead to anxiety and depression and can cause harmful physical effects. It can also increase students’ risk [...]

23 07, 2020

10 Tips to Help Educators Manage Stress During Difficult Times

By |2020-07-23T02:24:50+00:00July 23rd, 2020|Adult SEL, SEL|0 Comments

Educators, we know you have a lot on your plates right now. Besides the normal preparation required for back to school, you  are most likely planning for at least some online and distance learning, cancelled school events, and disruptions to your personal lives. We know these are just a few of the big challenges you [...]

16 07, 2020

5 Ways to Build Strong Teacher-Student Relationships with SEL

By |2020-07-23T02:08:30+00:00July 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

As an educator, one of the strongest impressions you can make on students is how you make them feel. When students feel their teachers care about them and want what’s best for them, they are more likely to engage, work hard, and cooperate.  The opposite is also true: When students lack strong, supportive relationships with their [...]

9 07, 2020

Create an Inclusive, Supportive School Culture — Even (and Especially) During Distance Learning

By |2020-07-31T16:45:36+00:00July 9th, 2020|Distance Learning, SEL, SEL and Families|0 Comments

Close your eyes and ask yourself, “What does a positive school culture actually look like?”  Is it a place where staff, students, and families feel connected, supported, and involved in ensuring the school is meeting all students’ learning needs? Is it an environment where teachers have enough time to plan their lessons and have access to [...]

25 06, 2020

7 Ways to Provide SEL Support to Students and Families Learning Remotely

By |2020-06-24T20:45:34+00:00June 25th, 2020|SEL, SEL and Families, SEL Integration, SEL Lessons/Activities|0 Comments

Remote learning has shifted the responsibility of teaching to parents and caregivers. These adults are helping children learn core skills like reading, writing, science, and math. But they need to be teaching social and emotional learning (SEL), too.SEL is more important than ever. Especially during remote learning, SEL will help students:stay focused and engaged in [...]

18 06, 2020

3 Ways SEL Can Support Trauma-Informed Practices

By |2020-06-25T18:52:42+00:00June 18th, 2020|MTSS/PBIS, SEL, SEL Lessons/Activities|0 Comments

Traumatic events — the COVID-19 pandemic, racial injustice, mass shootings, migrant transition shock, natural disasters, reports of neglect and abuse — seem to constantly make top news headlines these days. Students across our nation are affected by trauma every day. This trauma can have deep and lasting impacts on students’ core beliefs about others, their [...]

11 06, 2020

The Importance of Tier I SEL Screening and Supports

By |2020-06-18T19:40:13+00:00June 11th, 2020|SEL, SEL Data, Student Equity|0 Comments

The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on why social and emotional learning (SEL) is so important. It provides students with safety and security. It helps students work through stress, uncertainty, trauma, and fear. It gives students an outlet to talk through problems and issues going on in their lives. And it fosters strong teacher-student [...]

28 05, 2020

6 SEL Webinars for Summer Professional Learning

By |2020-06-16T19:44:34+00:00May 28th, 2020|Adult SEL, SEL|0 Comments

With the official school year winding down, now is a great time to start planning your summer professional learning. Webinars can be an invaluable way to enhance your professional practices — and you can watch them anytime, anywhere it’s convenient for you!Check out these six engaging webinars to hear from social and emotional learning (SEL) [...]