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The Future of Children: Social and Emotional Learning

Amid increasing interest in the topic of social and emotional learning (SEL), this special issue of the journal "The Future of Children" explores SEL in schools and after-school settings. There are nine articles that can be read separately. Overall, they conclude that SEL skills are essential to healthy development and that adults need more training on how to guide children's SEL learning effectively.  This resource supports resilience.   

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Professional Development
Quality Improvement
Program Design and Management
Publisher: 
The Wallace Foundation
Author: 
Stephanie M. Jones and Emily J. Doolittle
Resource Type: 
Length: 
180 pages
Publication Date: 
2017