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In the Media

  • Survey reveals evidence of a “Trump effect” on bullying in schools.
    Hechinger Report. (Sept. 2018) More

  • Study finds that nearly 9% of teenagers have vaped marijuana.
    SEL helps to address problems like this. Los Angeles Times. (Sept. 2018) More

  • France bans smartphones in middle schools. But will it work?
    New York Times. (Sept. 2018) More

Latest from the Field

  • Resources for creating a school culture of empathy, inclusion, and kindness.
    eSchool News. (Sept. 2014) More

  • Ferlazzo: We need to face our own discomfort about discussing racism.
    Education Week. (Sept. 2018) More

  • Won’t you be my model? Mr. Rogers is still relevant to SEL.
    District Administration. (Sept. 2018) More


  • The 2019 inaugural conference on social and emotional learning.
    It will take place in Chicago, and the whole field will be there. Learn more.

  • SEL in the states: Our State Scan of SEL updated.
    View an interactive map of SEL activity in the states. (Sept. 2018) More

  • CASEL Newsletter: 2019 national conference on SEL, resources, tools, and more.
    View the current issue and past issues of our newsletter, plus a compilation of all our newsletter interviews with experts here.

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