Spotlight on Social-Emotional Learning

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Social-Emotional Learning

The Education Week Spotlight on Social-Emotional Learning is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on:

  • Using social-emotional learning to prepare students for civic engagement
  • Integrating social-emotional learning into the teaching of traditional subjects
  • How teacher-prep programs are slow to address students' relational skills
  • The need to expand the practices of SEL to better serve students of color

You get the seven articles below in a downloadable PDF.

Some teachers are incorporating social-emotional learning into their everyday lessons to prepare students for civic engagement and promote social justice.
June 7, 2017 – Teacher

In Oakland, Calif., some teachers are working to deepen their knowledge on how to integrate social-emotional learning into their teaching of traditional subjects such as reading, writing, and math.
May 10, 2017 – Education Week

As SEL gains traction in schools, teacher-preparation programs and states' certification requirements need to catch up, advocates say.
April 5, 2017 – Education Week

The "faux psychology" behind the self-esteem movement has been rebranded as social-emotional learning, insists Chester E. Finn Jr.
June 21, 2017 – Education Week

There is an urgency to expand the definition and practices of social-emotional learning in order to create equitable school environments for students of color, Dena Simmons writes.
June 7, 2017 – Teacher (Web)

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