Blog

World Kindness Day

World Kindness Day is an international holiday that was formed in 1998, to promote kindness throughout the world and is observed annually on November 13 as part of the World Kindness Movement. It is observed in many countries including the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia

Read More »

Strategies to Encourage Students to Turn Their Cameras On

SEL STRATEGIES TO ENCOURAGE CAMERA USE If you want to incorporate social and emotional learning (SEL) strategies to prompt camera use among your students, start with the recognition that words matter: Our communication with our students needs to be rooted in community, not compliance. From there,

Read More »

Can Social-Emotional Skills Strengthen Democracy?

We’ve long understood that the development of social-emotional skills in early childhood can affect many aspects of our adulthood, from public health and safety to economic mobility to personal happiness. Could “non-cognitive” skills developed in early childhood, like empathy or self-control, predict civic engagement later in life? Specifically, could participation in social-emotional

Read More »

Coping Skills for Kids

Partner with students to identify positive coping strategies that help them with emotional management and self-regulation rather than using a blanket “method.” Studies have found that students who actively participate in expressing preferences and making choices have increases in engagement and productivity and decreases in

Read More »

A Whole Student View

Now more than ever, teachers need easier ways to engage one-on-one with students and ensure they feel seen and heard. The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is partnering with Gradient Learning, teachers, students and researchers to create Along– a new interactive video journal that makes it easier for

Read More »

All of Who I Am

More and more leaders are expressing support for a holistic approach to learning and development, but until now, less was known about how young people themselves perceive and experience these approaches. This report from @America’s Promise Alliance features insights from young people from across the

Read More »

SEL4SC and SCETV Education Present Marc Brackett

SEL4SC (Social Emotional Learning Alliance for South Carolina) and SCETV are excited to present an interactive webinar with Marc Brackett, Ph.D., founding director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and a professor in the Child Study Center at Yale University on Wednesday, August 5.

Read More »

World Kindness Day

World Kindness Day is an international holiday that was formed in 1998, to promote kindness throughout the world and is observed annually on November 13

Read More »

Can Social-Emotional Skills Strengthen Democracy?

We’ve long understood that the development of social-emotional skills in early childhood can affect many aspects of our adulthood, from public health and safety to economic mobility to personal happiness. Could “non-cognitive”

Read More »

Coping Skills for Kids

Partner with students to identify positive coping strategies that help them with emotional management and self-regulation rather than using a blanket “method.” Studies have found

Read More »

A Whole Student View

Now more than ever, teachers need easier ways to engage one-on-one with students and ensure they feel seen and heard. The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is

Read More »

All of Who I Am

More and more leaders are expressing support for a holistic approach to learning and development, but until now, less was known about how young people

Read More »