DESSA SEL Inventory
A partnership with Kickboard
Helping schools collect, monitor, and analyze real-time data on 40 student behaviors tied to the Devereux Student Strengths Assessment (the DESSA) core SEL competencies.
Integrate PBIS and SEL
Schools implementing PBIS can integrate SEL by tracking behaviors the DESSA measures. This strength-based approach helps schools develop the social and emotional skills students need for positive behavior and academic success.
PBIS and SEL Webinar
Learn more about how PBIS and SEL work hand-in-hand. Catch this previously recorded webcast from Kickboard and Aperture Education.
Research has shown that:
- 93% of teachers have defined climate & culture initiative in the schools, only 21% say their school or district’s initiative is very or extremely effective.
- 50% of employees find recent college graduates lacking key social emotional skills
- 93% of teachers want a greater focus on SEL in schools
More about Kickboard
Kickboard partners with K-12 schools and districts to facilitate their climate and culture initiatives to positively impact:
- Student achievement
A unique combination of technology and personalized leadership coaching, the Kickboard school culture system helps educators streamline and simplify behavior management and interventions, positive behavior reinforcement, classroom management, social and emotional learning, and district-wide school culture analysis.