Learn How to Create an SEL Program

New eBook: Creating an SEL Program

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) has been gaining traction with educators and policy makers. But, understanding and creating an effective SEL program can still be a challenge. In Eight Steps for Strengthening Social and Emotional Learning in Your School District, Jonathan Martin, Director of K12 Consulting Services at ACT, outlines a process for proposing, developing, and executing your own program. Supported by research and experts, you’ll learn how to:

  1. Explain the value of social and emotional learning
  2. Put SEL front-and-center in your mission and vision
  3. Collect and use evidence of SEL program effectiveness
  4. Identify, evaluate and prioritize gaps
  5. Implement SEL program initiatives
  6. Facilitate professional learning for administration and faculty
  7. Empower students through goal setting, improvement, and self-monitoring
  8. Measure, monitor, and repeat