Resources: SEL Implementation Tools and Resources


Tools and Resources

CASEL has an online suite of tools accessed by users worldwide that provides guidance and support for districts and schools to implement high-quality, evidence-based SEL in their communities.

    • CASEL’s District Resource Center
      Online platform that offers guidance, and more than 500+ tools and resources curated from CASEL’s partner districts to support high-quality SEL implementation in districts. (May 2017)

    • The CASEL Program Guides
      Guides for selecting well-designed, evidence-based SEL programs that are being used by a growing number of schools across the country. Two editions: preschool and elementary school; and middle and high school. (2013, 2015)

    • District Financial Sustainability
      CASEL and partner districts developed strategies for financially sustaining districtwide SEL initiatives over multiple years. the site contains resources to help school districts with implementation sustainability in mind. (2015)

    • Assessment Work Group
      A multidisciplinary group developing an Assessment Guide that will highlight a variety of uses, share perspectives from actual users, and ultimately help educators to select and effectively use currently available SEL assessments. (2017)

    • State Guidance Documents
      CASEL and partner states developed resources to help educators integrate SEL into general teaching practice. (2017)

    • SEL 101 for Parents
      An informational video to inform parents on SEL in schools and provide them with insights on SEL in their own parenting practices in order to support their children’s social and emotional know-how. (2017) Also available in Spanish