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The Research Behind Social and Emotional Learning

The Research Behind Social and Emotional Learning | 21st Century Learning | Scoop.it
Social and emotional learning gives kids a variety of tools to help them succeed, including a boost in motivation to learn, more time spent on homework, and increased test scores.
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Resources for Learning About Empathy on Valentine's Day

Resources for Learning About Empathy on Valentine's Day | 21st Century Learning | Scoop.it
Valentine's Day creates a lot of excitement for students, and of course, there are plenty of teachable moments around the day. You might cover the history of the holiday, some V-Day-themed math, or a
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Check out the beautiful RSA Shorts video that demonstrates the power of empathy. Talking about empathy with our students around Valentine's day could be worth a whole lot more than a heart-themed math worksheet.

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A Parent's Resource Guide to Social and Emotional Learning

A Parent's Resource Guide to Social and Emotional Learning | 21st Century Learning | Scoop.it

Resources by Topic:
Encouraging Kindness and Empathy
Cultivating Perseverance and Resilience
Mindfulness, Emotional Intelligence, and Focus
Home, School, and Community Partnerships
Children’s Social Selves and Technology

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Edutopia’s curated list of blogs, articles, and videos for parents about fostering kindness, empathy, resilience, perseverance, and focus in children.
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Teach Social-Emotional Learning for Better Schools, Safer Neighborhoods

Teach Social-Emotional Learning for Better Schools, Safer Neighborhoods | 21st Century Learning | Scoop.it
When I was introduced to the term "social-emotional learning" and began to understand its meaning, I recognized it as a ray of hope. Hope for my community, which, seemingly unbeknownst to me, had cha
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