Harnessing Student Emotions for a Cause

Some teachers are incorporating social-emotional learning into their everyday lessons to help students channel their emotions toward civic engagement and social justice causes.

READ THE REPORT: Social-Emotional Learning: It Starts With Teachers (June 7, 2017)

'Is Social-Emotional Learning Really Going to Work for Students of Color?'

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)

How Teacher-Prep Programs Can Embrace Social-Emotional Learning

Nancy Markowitz, the founder of the Center for Reaching & Teaching the Whole Child, discusses how she helps preservice teachers apply a social-emotional lens to all aspects of their work in the classroom. (June 7, 2017)

How to Take a Growth Mindset Approach to Summer Learning

Teachers can transform summer school with active learning processes that focus on the whole learner, says Elizabeth Stein. (June 20, 2017)

The War on Teachers and the End of Public Education

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The greatest motivation for principals and teachers is for leaders to embrace and implement an authentic learning system. (06/22 08:57 am)

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A Teacher Reviews Her Popular Classroom Strategy for Literary Analysis (Video)

High school English teacher Sarah Brown Wessling unpacks her use of pattern folders to teach about themes in literature. Watch the video.

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