September 8, 2021 News & Updates

Articles to Mention:

The Emotional Intelligence Revolution

According to the World Economic Forum, skills required to succeed in the workplace are changing. And what’s noteworthy: Emotional intelligence will become one of the top skills needed by everyone. Out of these 10 competencies, four are purely social skills: coordinating with others, emotional intelligence, negotiation, and service orientation.

Parents Like Social-Emotional Learning, But Not the Name

If advocates can emphasize the practical uses of SEL, regardless of the name attached to it, they may help defuse concerns that it constitutes some sort of indoctrination program.

2021 SCDE Parent and Community Re-engagement Summit

Moving Beyond Family Night.


September 17, 2021 from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

For more information, please reach out to Regina Thurmond at

More to explore

Handle with Care

Now that most kids are returning to school for the year, there are lots of things to look forward to. A regular routine is definitely

In a Million Words or Less…

How can you learn your students’ strengths, challenges, and passions right at the start of school? Assign a playful report to their parents and guardians—it

Post Election Check-in

The election has taken a toll on many of us and now, perhaps more than ever, we need to promote, model, and use our SEL