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…

Three Ways Teachers Can Support Kids With Autism

Three Ways Teachers Can Support Kids With Autism

(gentle piano music) (playful humming) – This is Julia. She is a four year-old autistic Muppet. (chuckling) The first of her kind. She has a stuffed bunny that she is very fond of. – There’s lots of ways friends can…

Fall-Hamilton Elementary: Transitioning to Trauma-Informed Practices to Support Learning

Fall-Hamilton Elementary: Transitioning to Trauma-Informed Practices to Support Learning

(birds chirping) – [Mathew Portell] We understand the effects of adverse childhood experiences nationally. This is not an issue that is just isolated to my demographic in my school. You’re gonna do great aren’t you? Okay, nice work. We understand…

Puerto Rico’s Students and Educators Grapple With Trauma

Puerto Rico’s Students and Educators Grapple With Trauma

(soft music) – Everything was fine and dandy before Hurricane Maria. She just treated us so badly. And if I can get like this, and I really didn’t think I would get like this. You can imagine the students. –…

The Sensory Room: Helping Students With Autism Focus & Learn

The Sensory Room: Helping Students With Autism Focus & Learn

>>Cheryl: Research shows that if the student’s in the right mindset and they get their sensory needs met, they’re going to be much better learners. So after the sensory room, they’re able to focus more, they’re able to learn easier,…

Smart Hearts: Social and Emotional Learning Overview

Smart Hearts: Social and Emotional Learning Overview

>>Male Newscaster: The video was posted on MySpace by [inaudible]. This assault occurred in North Babylon, New York. The victim apparently just twelve years old. Her attackers are fourteen year old ninth graders…>>Male caller: A student with a gun at…

De-Escalation Spaces: Helping Students Manage Emotions

De-Escalation Spaces: Helping Students Manage Emotions

– I appreciate y’all coming and have a conversation. – There’s a lot we do within the building to create spaces that are conducive for de-escalation. Kids are able to remove themselves from a negative situation, process what has caused…