Equity Matters as We Integrate Social and Emotional Learning Into the Classroom20200916100041

Equity Matters as We Integrate Social and Emotional Learning Into the Classroom

Alex Casillas, Ph.D.September 16, 2020, , , , 0 comments
The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) urged the importance of equal educational opportunity for all students. Although the act focuses primarily on co...
The importance of SEL for school climate and high school success: Lessons learned from ACT’s first-generation SEL program20200909164430

The importance of SEL for school climate and high school success: Lessons learned from ACT’s first-generation SEL program

Jason Way, PhDSeptember 9, 2020, , , , 0 comments
I’ve been doing SEL research at ACT for over seven years now, and many people that I talk to about my work are surprised that a college testing compan...
Incorporating SEL No Matter Where the Classroom Is20200902100041

Incorporating SEL No Matter Where the Classroom Is

As students and teachers return to school this fall, we know it’s a trying time for everyone. Schedules and protocols may be changing daily, and back-...
A Look at Subgroup Differences in Social Emotional Skill Development20200826100002

A Look at Subgroup Differences in Social Emotional Skill Development

Melissa AlbertAugust 26, 2020, , , , 0 comments
As we’ve spoken about in previous posts, social emotional (SE) skills are incredibly important for a host of outcomes, such as improved academic perfo...
Creating a Positive Classroom Climate for all Types of Instruction (In-person, Hybrid, or Online-only)20200819100019

Creating a Positive Classroom Climate for all Types of Instruction (In-person, Hybrid, or Online-only)

Jill McVey, PhDAugust 19, 2020, , , , 0 comments
It’s always a joyful experience to step into a school and feel the happy and creative energy. Usually, there is student artwork adorning the walls and...
Back to School, Back to SEL: Balancing SEL and Academics during Back to School 202020200812162238

Back to School, Back to SEL: Balancing SEL and Academics during Back to School 2020

With the start to the 2020 school year right around the corner, we are all in unchartered territory. We know administrators are faced with difficult d...
Why Social and Emotional Skill Development is Important for Students20200805110051

Why Social and Emotional Skill Development is Important for Students

Kate E. Walton, PhDAugust 5, 2020, , , 0 comments
A push to implement social emotional learning (SEL) into curricula continues in K-12 educational contexts. Some stakeholders may still need convincing...
The Importance of Educator SEL20200729110001

The Importance of Educator SEL

Jill McVey, PhDJuly 29, 2020, , , 0 comments
Imagine that you are in a classroom right now. Let’s say you’re working with a small group of students while the rest of the class rotates between ind...
Do School-Based Interventions Improve Underserved Learners’ Social and Emotional Skills? Yes, but It Takes Time20200722110004

Do School-Based Interventions Improve Underserved Learners’ Social and Emotional Skills? Yes, but It Takes Time

Alex Casillas, Ph.D.July 22, 2020, , , 0 comments
Although first generation college students (FGCS) are now making the transition to college more than ever, they experience lower than average college ...
Misconceptions about Social and Emotional Learning – Misconception Five20200715110928

Misconceptions about Social and Emotional Learning – Misconception Five

Jason Way, PhDJuly 15, 2020, , , 0 comments
This post is the sixth in a series about misconceptions we often hear about social emotional learning (SEL). In each post, we will tackle a common mis...
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