Anthony Bencivenga

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Tags Social and Emotional Learning
January 8, 2007

At lunchtime recess on elementary school playgrounds, ball fields, and schoolyards across the nation, the joyful sounds of children at play are often interrupted by shouts of distress: "She took my basketball!" "He cut ahead of me!" "It's my turn!" "You cheated!" "Stop pushing!"

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Tags Social and Emotional Learning
October 4, 2006

This is the fourth post in a series on student television broadcasts and how such programs foster students' academic and social and emotional development. Visitors may want to read the previous posts first:

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Tags Social and Emotional Learning
October 3, 2006

This is the third post in a series on student television broadcasts and how such programs foster the students' academic and social-emotional development. Readers may want to read the other posts in this order:

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Tags Social and Emotional Learning
August 30, 2006

This post is the second part of a three-part blog entry. Read part one.

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Tags Social and Emotional Learning
August 9, 2006

In an earlier post, I posed the question "How do we begin to create a school culture that values social and emotional well being while promoting academic success?" I suggested that it begins with a shared vision.

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Tags Teacher Leadership
April 4, 2006

How do we begin to create a school culture that values social and emotional well-being while promoting academic success? I believe it starts with a shared vision.

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Tags Teacher Leadership
March 23, 2006

Children love to play, dream, imagine, explore, wonder, and discover.

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