This process helps schools coordinate and build upon SEL practices and programs to create an environment that infuses SEL into every part of students’ educational experience and promotes equitable outcomes for all students.
Learn more about systemic SEL.
Developing a strong foundation for SEL helps ensure that efforts are sustained long term. This requires engaging the entire school community and developing a coordinated plan for implementation.
Create an effective SEL team to lead the work and get all staff and stakeholders excited about SEL.
Review your current level of implementation, set goals, and plan for professional learning, resources, and communication.
Schoolwide SEL means that both adults and students are actively cultivating their own social and emotional competencies. Here you'll find guidance for supporting SEL for all.
Support all staff in cultivating their own social and emotional competence and promoting SEL for students.
Create opportunities for students to practice SEL schoolwide, in the classroom, and through family and community partnerships.
Continuous Improvement is essential for quality implementation that's aligned to your school's needs. Here, teams use data to reflect and take action.
Identify opportunities for improvement, and examine data to refine your plan.