U.S. Department of Education publishes guidelines for Title IV, Part A of ESSA that underscore the importance of a well-rounded education, which includes social and emotional learning. Read more.
Atlanta Public Schools changes policing to align with SEL. Read more.
CASEL weighs in on ESSA, the new federal education legislation. Read more.
A major new bipartisan report on reducing poverty includes social and emotional learning. Read more.
NY Times op ed piece highlights social and emotional learning.
Focus on SEL in Nov. 2015 issue of Principal Leadership, the magazine of NASSP (sign-on required).
Education Week puts the spotlight on SEL and CASEL. “Social-Emotional Learning in Action—How a Leading District Responded to the Community’s Clarion Call” is an interview with Paul Goren, superintendent of schools in Evanston, Ill. Download the interview. In early September 2015 Education Week featured a webinar titled “Social-Emotional Learning: Systemic Innovation for Improved Outcomes.” The webinar focused on the implementation of districtwide social and emotional learning in Austin, Texas. It’s part of the Education Week webinar archives and can be accessed at no cost. Click here to view the webinar. Note: The link will take you to an online registration form, which must be completed in order to view.
Atlanta Public Schools partners with CASEL to launch SEL initiative.
A New Online Course in SEL and related courses.
ChildTrends: All 50 states now have anti-bullying laws. Now what?