Social and Emotional Learning (SEL)

 What is SEL?

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions - CASEL 

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SEL Practices 

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Explore Practices For the Classroom
The Three Signature Practices Guide is designed to promote a welcoming classroom environment and help teachers, staff and students model and practice social and emotional learning skills. The guide offers planning and implementation resources for activities that strengthen teacher-student relationships and student engagement, which supports improved academic outcomes.  

SEL Goals for CHCCS

SEL At A Glance

SEL‌ ‌At ‌A‌ ‌Glance‌ ‌highlights‌ ‌the‌ ‌social and emotional learning competencies and strategies‌ that ‌CHCCS ‌counselors‌ ‌and‌ ‌teachers‌ ‌use‌ ‌to‌ ‌support‌ ‌our students’ ‌‌development‌. This tool ‌also‌ ‌provides ‌tips‌ that ‌families‌ ‌can‌ ‌use‌ ‌to‌ ‌support‌ ‌their‌ ‌children in building SEL skills ‌at‌ ‌home‌.


SEL Resources 

SEL 101

How can you bring social and emotional learning to your community? CASEL's framework for social and emotional learning (SEL) takes a systemic approach, identifying five core competence areas and four key settings.