social-emotional learning

Teacher Self-Care in the Time of COVID

Teacher Self-Care in the Time of COVID

Is anyone else tired? Exhausted? Not wanting to think about how many weeks of school we have left? I thought so. Teachers across the nation – and across the globe – have been working almost around the clock since the early days of the pandemic, in the...Read more ›
Social (Emotional) Networking at Spring CUE

Social (Emotional) Networking at Spring CUE

Lisa Moe teaches 4th Grade at Eagle Canyon Elementary in Chino Valley Unified School District and is known as “Miss MOE-tivation.” She received her B.A. in Cultural Anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles, a graduate Multiple Subject...Read more ›
Connecting Student Hearts and Minds

Connecting Student Hearts and Minds

Bringing SEL to the Classroom One Connection at a Time In today’s world of high-stakes testing, social-emotional learning (SEL) has provided a path forward in teaching the whole child. From classroom design, school culture and providing student agency and ownership of...Read more ›
Narratives to Teach SEL Skills

Narratives to Teach SEL Skills

Want to inject some social and emotional skills into your classroom routines? Simple – have students share stories! In a recent Edutopia article, author Marissa King suggests that stories can help build and sustain classroom culture, while also developing...Read more ›
Study Reveals Teachers Struggle to Address SEL in Classroom

Study Reveals Teachers Struggle to Address SEL in Classroom

Social Emotional Learning (SEL) is trending in the world of education right now. But as a recent article in EdWeek points out, many teachers feel ill-equipped to address these needs in their classrooms. According to the article by Sarah Schwartz, “research has...Read more ›