Handbook of Social and Emotional Learning

The burgeoning multidisciplinary field of social and emotional learning (SEL) now has a comprehensive and definitive handbook covering all aspects of research, practice, and policy.

Handbook of Social and Emotional Learning

Author: Joseph A. Durlak

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462527914

Page: 634

View: 705

The burgeoning multidisciplinary field of social and emotional learning (SEL) now has a comprehensive and definitive handbook covering all aspects of research, practice, and policy. The prominent editors and contributors describe state-of-the-art intervention and prevention programs designed to build students' skills for managing emotions, showing concern for others, making responsible decisions, and forming positive relationships. Conceptual and scientific underpinnings of SEL are explored and its relationship to children's and adolescents' academic success and mental health examined. Issues in implementing and assessing SEL programs in diverse educational settings are analyzed in depth, including the roles of school- and district-level leadership, teacher training, and school-family partnerships.

Social Emotional Learning and the Brain

"Brain expert Marilee Sprenger explains how applying neuroscience to social-emotional learning yields strategies that create supportive classroom environments and improve outcomes for all students"--

Social Emotional Learning and the Brain

Author: Marilee Sprenger

Publisher: ASCD

ISBN: 1416629513

Page: 219

View: 617

"Brain expert Marilee Sprenger explains how applying neuroscience to social-emotional learning yields strategies that create supportive classroom environments and improve outcomes for all students"--

Activities for Building Character and Social Emotional Learning

Each resource guide offers: - Monthly themes focused on emotions, empathy, relationships, conflict resolution, bullying prevention, problem solving, decision making, teamwork, and self-esteem - Literature-based lessons with curriculum ...

Activities for Building Character and Social Emotional Learning

Author: Katia Petersen

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1575423944

Page: 202

View: 470

In Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning, hundreds of user-friendly lesson plans help teachers build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child socially, emotionally, and academically. The lessons? literature-based connections allow teachers to 'build in' rather than 'add on' social-emotional learning (SEL) as part of the daily curriculum. The four teacher resources in the Safe & Caring Schools® series can also be implemented as a schoolwide preK-8 program.

Taking Social Emotional Learning Schoolwide

Replete with real-life examples from the author's years as a school leader, relevant findings from the research, and helpful strategies for use at all levels and with all K-12 populations, Taking Social-Emotional Learning Schoolwide is the ...

Taking Social Emotional Learning Schoolwide

Author: Thomas R. Hoerr

Publisher: ASCD

ISBN: 1416628398

Page: 196

View: 130

What's the secret to making schoolwide SEL work? Growing numbers of people recognize that social-emotional learning (SEL) is central to a well-rounded education and to success in life outside and beyond the school building. What's missing is the know-how and framework for weaving SEL into the fabric of the school. In this highly practical and eminently readable book, Thomas R. Hoerr shows teachers, administrators, and other school staff how to integrate the Formative Five success skills (empathy, integrity, self-control, embracing diversity, and grit) with school culture essentials by answering these questions: 1. How can you ensure that your school or district is helping students develop their SEL skills across disciplines? Address your values, vision, mission. 2. What effective programs and activities support student development of SEL skills at the classroom, school, and district levels? Consider your practices. 3. How can you leverage personal relationships within the school and in the community to cultivate students' appreciation of how the differences among us make us stronger? Involve your people. 4. How can you weave an SEL narrative into your school’s culture? Live your narrative. 5. What can you do to establish and nurture a welcoming school environment as you strive to enhance students' SEL skills? Embrace your place. Replete with real-life examples from the author's years as a school leader, relevant findings from the research, and helpful strategies for use at all levels and with all K-12 populations, Taking Social-Emotional Learning Schoolwide is the ultimate blueprint for making sure students and staff are equipped to thrive.

Activities for Building Character and Social Emotional Learning Grades PreK K

The mission of the Safe & Caring Schools (SCS) program is to create sustainable
, positive systemic change by infusing social and emotional learning (SEL) and
character education into daily academic instruction from preschool through grade
 ...

Activities for Building Character and Social Emotional Learning Grades PreK   K

Author: Katia S. Petersen

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1575426684

Page: 160

View: 880

Build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child with this flexible, user-friendly activity guide. The lessons' literature-based connections allow teachers to "build in" rather than "add on" social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities when fully implemented have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals. Features of the book include: 100+ easy-to-implement year-round activities that integrate info the daily curriculum in all subject areas Monthly themes focused on empathy, bullying prevention, teamwork, decision-making, and more Concise lesson formats (Read, Discuss, Do, Relate) Discussion and writing prompts Built-in assessments Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.

Activities for Building Character and Social Emotional Learning Grades 1 2

The mission of the Safe & Caring Schools (SCS) program is to create sustainable
, positive systemic change by infusing social and emotional learning (SEL) and
character education into daily academic instruction from preschool through grade
 ...

Activities for Building Character and Social Emotional Learning Grades 1   2

Author: Katia S. Petersen

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1575426676

Page: 208

View: 347

Build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child with this flexible, user-friendly activity guide. The lessons' literature-based connections allow teachers to "build in" rather than "add on" social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities when fully implemented have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals. Features of the book include: 100+ easy-to-implement year-round activities that integrate info the daily curriculum in all subject areas Monthly themes focused on empathy, bullying prevention, teamwork, decision-making, and more Concise lesson formats (Read, Discuss, Do, Relate) Discussion and writing prompts Built-in assessments Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.

Promoting Social and Emotional Learning

A guide to establishing high-quality social and emotional education programs describes approaches to social and emotional learning for all levels and includes thirty-nine guidelines and field-inspired examples for classrooms, schools, and ...

Promoting Social and Emotional Learning

Author: Maurice J. Elias

Publisher: ASCD

ISBN: 0871202883

Page: 164

View: 290

A guide to establishing high-quality social and emotional education programs describes approaches to social and emotional learning for all levels and includes thirty-nine guidelines and field-inspired examples for classrooms, schools, and districts.

Building Academic Success on Social and Emotional Learning

In this groundbreaking book, nationally recognized leaders in education and psychology examine the relationships between social emotional education and school success—specifically focusing on interventions that enhance student learning.

Building Academic Success on Social and Emotional Learning

Author: Joseph E. Zins

Publisher: Teachers College Press

ISBN: 0807776211

Page: 244

View: 997

In this groundbreaking book, nationally recognized leaders in education and psychology examine the relationships between social emotional education and school success—specifically focusing on interventions that enhance student learning. Offering scientific evidence and practical examples, this volume points out the many benefits of social emotional learning programs. “Today’s growing emphasis on academic success and school accountability makes SEL programs more relevant—and useful—to schools than ever before. This groundbreaking book belongs on the shelves of all who are interested in giving students essential tools to succeed.” —From the Foreword by Daniel Goleman “An excellent, authoritative collection of the best ideas, programs, and expert advice available in the field of social and emotional learning. This book is both scholarly and practical.” —Howard Gardner, Hobbs Professor of Cognition and Education, Harvard University “Recommended reading for new and experienced educators, mental health professionals, and anyone interested in learning more about promoting the healthy development of children.” —Marsha Kline Pruett, Yale University School of Medicine, Law and Psychiatry and Yale Child Study Center “This book offers valuable research showing social and emotional learning as more than ‘touchy-feely’—it is at the heart of academic achievement. This is a must-read for anyone who cares about the whole child.” —Paul Houston, Executive Director, American Association of School Administrators

Social Emotional Learning through The Performing Arts

Activities to emphasize the arts in social-emotional learning. The emphasis is to use the arts not only in the arts themselves but in classroom situations as well so that students understand how to work through tough emotions.

Social Emotional Learning through The Performing Arts

Author: Stella Tartsinis, DMA

Publisher: Stella Tartsinis

ISBN:

Page: 34

View: 603

Activities to emphasize the arts in social-emotional learning. The emphasis is to use the arts not only in the arts themselves but in classroom situations as well so that students understand how to work through tough emotions.

Social Emotional Learning Lessons for Developing Decision Making Skills Gr 4 6

The book is designed to help students develop a strong set of social and emotional skills. Students are asked to read, think, and respond to a variety of reading passages that contain character-building scenarios.

Social Emotional Learning  Lessons for Developing Decision Making Skills  Gr  4     6

Author: Teacher Created Resources

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 9781420681307

Page: 128

View: 719

The book is designed to help students develop a strong set of social and emotional skills. Students are asked to read, think, and respond to a variety of reading passages that contain character-building scenarios.

All Learning Is Social and Emotional

Use this books integrated SEL approach to help your students build essential skills that will serve them in the classroom and throughout their lives.

All Learning Is Social and Emotional

Author: Nancy Frey

Publisher: ASCD

ISBN: 1416627391

Page: 197

View: 669

While social and emotional learning (SEL) is most familiar as compartmentalized programs separate from academics, the truth is, all learning is social and emotional. What teachers say, the values we express, the materials and activities we choose, and the skills we prioritize all influence how students think, see themselves, and interact with content and with others. If you teach kids rather than standards, and if you want all kids to get what they need to thrive, Nancy Frey, Douglas Fisher, and Dominique Smith offer a solution: a comprehensive, five-part model of SEL that's easy to integrate into everyday content instruction, no matter what subject or grade level you teach. You'll learn the hows and whys of Building students' sense of identity and confidence in their ability to learn, overcome challenge, and influence the world around them. Helping students identify, describe, and regulate their emotional responses. Promoting the cognitive regulation skills critical to decision making and problem solving. Fostering students' social skills, including teamwork and sharing, and their ability to establish and repair relationships. Equipping students to becoming informed and involved citizens. Along with a toolbox of strategies for addressing 33 essential competencies, you'll find real-life examples highlighting the many opportunities for social and emotional learning within the K–12 academic curriculum. Children’s social and emotional development is too important to be an add-on or an afterthought, too important to be left to chance. Use this books integrated SEL approach to help your students build essential skills that will serve them in the classroom and throughout their lives.

Social Emotional Learning in the Classroom Trouble Shooting Activity Task Cards

Social-Emotional Learning task cards for partner or group discussion to deal with conflict resolution issues.

Social Emotional Learning in the Classroom  Trouble Shooting Activity Task Cards

Author: Stella Tartsinis, DMA

Publisher: Stella Tartsinis

ISBN:

Page: 38

View: 885

Social-Emotional Learning task cards for partner or group discussion to deal with conflict resolution issues. The task cards have many themes: Partner discussion cards; journaling for resolution; Dealing with Emotional Spikes; Emotional Triggers; Mood scale vocabulary; Mood check-in; Problem-solving graph; Positive Growth Minded phrases; Mantras; Mindful Goal Cards; SEL Poster making; Respect Cards; and Keeping the Peace - conflict resolution cards. Color and black and white versions are included.

Building People

This book's contributors represent a diverse group of nationally and internationally renowned researchers, practitioners, and thought leaders whose collective body of work addresses multiple facets of SEL and its successful implementation ...

Building People

Author: Tamara Fyke

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781501878008

Page: 144

View: 471

Building People: Social-Emotional Learning for Kids, Families, Schools and Communities brings together a dozen wide-ranging perspectives on social-emotional learning (SEL) to present a comprehensive picture of the SEL landscape in schools and communities and provide action steps for educators, families, and leaders. This book's contributors represent a diverse group of nationally and internationally renowned researchers, practitioners, and thought leaders whose collective body of work addresses multiple facets of SEL and its successful implementation in numerous relevant contexts. All stakeholders--from those who work in a school or district to families or other community leaders--will gain a better understanding of SEL and what it looks like in practice through this book. You will discover applicable ways to improve SEL wherever you live and work.

Assessing Students Social and Emotional Learning

This book provides educators with practical information that they can use to clarify their assessment goals, identify viable assessment options that meet their needs, and understand and use assessment data to inform their practice and ...

Assessing Students  Social and Emotional Learning

Author: Clark McKown

Publisher: W. W. Norton

ISBN: 9780393713350

Page: 192

View: 315

Assessing children's social and emotional learning skills is a critical and underappreciated element of all SEL programming. This book provides educators with practical information that they can use to clarify their assessment goals, identify viable assessment options that meet their needs, and understand and use assessment data to inform their practice and improve student outcomes.

Effective Interventions for Social Emotional Learning

This book reviews evidence-based, multi-tiered practices for promoting social-emotional learning (SEL) with typically developing students as well as those with special needs.

Effective Interventions for Social Emotional Learning

Author: Frank M. Gresham

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462531997

Page: 246

View: 695

This book reviews evidence-based, multi-tiered practices for promoting social-emotional learning (SEL) with typically developing students as well as those with special needs. Leading authority Frank M. Gresham, codeveloper of the Social Skills Improvement System--Rating Scales, describes how to systematically assess K-12 students' social skills and plan and implement universal, selected, and intensive interventions. His approach is grounded in cutting-edge research on social-emotional competencies and their role in adjustment and academic achievement. Emphasizing what works, the book showcases programs and strategies that are sequenced, active, focused, and explicit. Detailed case examples and lesson plans illustrate different levels and types of SEL intervention. Reproducible assessment tools can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size.

Social and Emotional Learning in Action

Social and Emotional Learning in Action(SELA) is an easy to use sourcebook facilitated by teaching and/or counseling practitioners primarily in school settings.

Social and Emotional Learning in Action

Author: Tara Flippo

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1475820836

Page: 192

View: 446

Social and Emotional Learning in Action(SELA) is an easy to use sourcebook facilitated by teaching and/or counseling practitioners primarily in school settings. The pedagogical basis for these lessons are shaped around the research findings of the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL), indicating that the inclusion of social and emotional development programs positively affect academic achievement.

Social and Emotional Learning in Middle School Essential Lessons for Student Success

Engaging lessons, strategies, and tips that help students develop self-awareness and manage social challenges so they can navigate middle school and focus on academics.

Social and Emotional Learning in Middle School  Essential Lessons for Student Success

Author: Tom Conklin

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545465298

Page: 128

View: 978

The researched-based lessons in this book will help you by delving into key social and emotional learning topics, such as: self-awareness, emotions, cognition, peer relationships, stress, bullying, communication skills and more.