What is SEL?
SEL stands for Social and Emotional Learning
" Social and emotional learning (SEL) is an integral part of education and human development. SEL is the process through which all young people and adults acquire and apply the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to develop healthy identities, manage emotions and achieve personal and collective goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain supportive relationships, and make responsible and caring decisions."
New Definition by CASEL (Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning)
SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING (SEL) COMPETENCIES:
Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social-Awareness,
Relationship Skills, and Responsible Decision-Making
We will create a series of materials related to each one of the 5 SEL competencies:
You will find videos, webinars, at-home activities for children, audios, and more.
This resource collection will be here at all times.
The database of information is updated on a weekly basis.
Come back for more resources.
So, take your time and explore the resources we put together for you.
SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL SKILLS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR EVERYONE.
AT A GLANCE
A child with good
- understands better him/her emotions, strengths, and weaknesses.
- understand other people's feelings and develop empathy
- have a better relationship with peers and adults
- is more motivated in school in general
- is more likely to listen to the teachers, follow classroom rules, and have more resilience in the face of difficulties
TOOL KIT FOR PARENTS
Collection of apps and games teaching social-emotional skills.
How to recognize other people's feelings. This is part of social-awareness.