Social and Emotional Learning
Find and share resources for creating a healthy school culture by helping students develop skills to manage their emotions, resolve conflicts, and make responsible decisions.
- During remote instruction, finding authentic moments of connection can be challenging, especially with middle and high school students. Here are five ways to strengthen relationships in virtual settings.
- When students act out in class, it can be challenging to find positive ways to address their behavior. Here’s what the research suggests works best.
- In this video series, we explore how educators can guide all students, regardless of their developmental starting points, to become productive and engaged learners.
- Singing or humming can be a simple way to get the whole classroom recentered when things are out of hand.
- While checking in on students’ well-being at the beginning of class is important, tending to it throughout the day helps students flourish—socially, emotionally, and academically.
- When schools abruptly closed due to Covid-19, teachers figured out how to make remote learning work. This week, as the nation expresses its gratitude, we recap the emotional journey.
- A trauma-informed approach ensures that students feel safe, supported, and nurtured—to improve their chances of academic success.
- This round-up of teachers reaching out to their distant students makes it more clear than ever that relationships are always at the heart of teaching.
- Research shows that students who feel safe and supported by adults at school are better able to learn.