This practical, virtual learning experience is designed for 6-8 educators who are interested in the area of social-emotional learning that is developmentally appropriate for their students. Through a variety of videos, collaborative discussions, interactive tools, hands-on activities, and reflections, participants will gain a deeper understanding of social-emotional learning and how to apply SEL strategies within their own teaching environment. Author and educational consultant Krista Leh shares personal experience, research, and her comprehensive professional knowledge about social-emotional learning as she guides participants toward an understanding of how the elements of social-emotional learning can be integrated into daily classroom instruction.
Learning Path Outcomes:
- Define social-emotional learning and identify the five components;
- Justify the power of social-emotional learning citing empirical research;
- Distinguish core elements of effective SEL integration; and
- Devise ways to incorporate social-emotional learning into your educational setting.