SEL - Essentials, the Influencers Review


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Adult Education

On Sep 15, 2019
@Getting_Smart shared
How do we help students develop the skills to solve conflicts peacefully and to face challenges with skillful compassion? Linda Ryden explains how she is using #mindfulness: https://t.co/ABN60puET5
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I’m the Peace Teacher

By Linda Ryden - Mindfulness is having a moment right now and more and more schools are beginning to catch on. Linda shares her experience as peace teacher.

On Sep 18, 2019
@gcouros shared
"Personalized note-taking validates learners. It promotes critical thinking, communication, and creativity. And note-taking can also be collaborative." https://t.co/VPwB8Dd5xc via @kat_goyette
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Personalized Note-Taking

Note-Taking Comes in Many Forms I have heard heated debates regarding note-taking. Many educators insist that students take notes of their learnings using paper and a pencil. Some speak to ...

On Sep 18, 2019
@educationweek shared
Teachers can make or break efforts to create trauma-sensitive schools. Yet both administrators and educators often underestimate the support teachers themselves need to cope with the emotional weight of helping students in distress. https://t.co/nWjtGDEH9t
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How Caring for Students in Distress Can Take a Steep Toll

Schools using trauma-sensitive approaches are becoming more mindful of—and guarding against—the emotional burnout of teachers.

Child Education

On Sep 19, 2019
@SEL4MA shared
https://t.co/gYm0CZc404 #SEL
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Personalized Standards-Based Instruction Tied to Social Emotional Learning

By Emily Liebtag - SEL does not have to be separate from academic learning, but can be part of personalized standards-based instruction.

On Sep 19, 2019
@2ndStepProgram shared
As students enter adolescence, their engagement with school begins to taper. Research shows significant declines in school participation, interest, and enjoyment across the #middleschool years. Tips for Fostering Deeper Engagement with Middle Schoolers https://t.co/URAYRR9la8
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Research-Based Tips for Engaging Middle Schoolers in SEL

Middle schoolers need social belonging and motivation. Match learning environments with their developmental and psychological needs and give them a voice.

On Sep 16, 2019
@2ndStepProgram shared
Jump-start your school year by making the connections between social-emotional skills and academics and the benefits of those connections. Check out these 5 academic-SEL connections. #BacktoSchool https://t.co/7FuiC6n6UN
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Jump-Start Your School Year by Making These 5 Academic–SEL Connections

Jump-start your school year by making the connections between social-emotional skills and academics and the benefits of those connections.