Little S.E.L

Welcome! This is a place for sharing information and tools to enhance social emotional wellness at Little.

What is SEL?  According to CASEL, social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions. 

Click this link to learn more about CASEL: Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL)

Why is SEL Important? SEL is important for a variety of reasons.  It provides a foundation for safe and positive learning, and it also enhances student's ability to succeed in school, careers, and life.

Short term benefits: 

Long term benefits:

To learn more about SEL in Jeffco and the research supporting the importance of SEL click HERE 

Contact Information:

Charlotte Cary, Social Emotional Learning Specialist

Voicemail: 303-982-8667