This process helps schools create an environment that supports students in developing the academic, social, and emotional competencies that they need to navigate the world.
Foster supportive classroom environments that engage in explicit SEL and integrate SEL throughout instruction.
Engage all members of the school community in foundational learning opportunities to help them understand their role in schoolwide SEL.
The CASEL Guide to Schoolwide SEL provides an intentional and collaborative implementation process. Find out where to begin.
To ensure meetings are productive, it’s a good idea to define team roles and responsibilities, and strive to share work equitably.
Align schoolwide systems, policies, programs, and practices to promote SEL for students.
SEL is a powerful lever for creating caring, just, inclusive, and healthy communities that support all individuals in reaching their fullest potential.