Daily Advisory: Building Social, Emotional & Academic Skills

Daily Advisory: Building Social, Emotional & Academic Skills

– Part of our focus in terms of SEL is to become more aware of our emotions and reactions. So Rashad is the character who gets– – Abused by the police officer – Do you see these things happening? –…

5 Keys to Social and Emotional Learning Success

5 Keys to Social and Emotional Learning Success

>>Pamela: Social-Emotional skills are the essential skills for success in school, work and life.>>Natalie: Social-Emotional learning centers their mind and body. It reduces their emotional tension, so they can be open to new content and material. We find that academic…

iSocial: Helping Kids with Autism Learn Social Competency

iSocial: Helping Kids with Autism Learn Social Competency

>>[Let’s quickly choose our personal goals…]>>It’s not a video game, but it looks like one.>>[…you guys have a couple to choose from…] >>Janine Stichter, Professor of Special Education “Families were coming back saying, ‘wow what are you doing? Teachers that…

Kimberly Schiewe, MEd ’13, talks about becoming a school counselor

Kimberly Schiewe, MEd ’13, talks about becoming a school counselor

Lewis & Clark it’s just the best school in this area. The campus is beautiful, I knew that they had a great reputation, and I knew that they worked really hard into getting their students a job. Education isn’t like…

Game theory challenge: Can you predict human behavior? – Lucas Husted

Game theory challenge: Can you predict human behavior? – Lucas Husted

A few months ago we posed a challenge to our community. We asked everyone: given a range of integers from 0 to 100, guess the whole number closest to 2/3 of the average of all numbers guessed. So if the…

The Truth Behind Rising Autism Rates

The Truth Behind Rising Autism Rates

We’ve all heard the story that autism is on the rise. It seems everyone has an opinion on why. Some blame vaccines, some blame parents, so what’s really behind the rise in Autism? Hey guys Julia here for DNews Autism…

How Emotionally Healthy Are You?

How Emotionally Healthy Are You?

One of assessing how emotionally damaged we might be is to identify a range of markers of emotional health and imagine how we fare in relation to them. At least four central themes suggest themselves. Firstly Self-Love. Self-love is the…