I’ve recently begun this weekly post where I’ll be sharing resources I’m adding to The Best Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources or other related “Best” lists.
You might also be interested in THE BEST SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING RESOURCES OF 2019 – PART ONE
Finally, check out “Best” Lists Of The Week: Social Emotional Learning Resources.
Here are this week’s picks:
Rewarding teamwork is key to improving primary children’s spelling, says study is a summary of a new study.
Here’s an example of SEL run amok:
I can’t get behind these. These bulletin boards forget to account for systematic oppression, racism, sexism, ableism and all the other isms. Let’s stop trying to fix kids and let’s work on eliminating injustice. Let’s stop blaming the victims. #fixinjusticenotkids #ClearTheAir https://t.co/JhdDcbJHES
— Maria Lantz (@marialantz7) October 4, 2019
Another useful tweet:
Actually, we can teach this https://t.co/uQBKCGY3JE
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) October 1, 2019
I’m adding this tweet to Best Posts On “Motivating” Students:
Wild. I observed a Grade 8 class today.
When the teacher passed out spirit points and school cash, the kids got quiet and compliant.
When the teacher showcased student work on the board, kids got quiet and ATTENTIVE. At like 2x the speed of the Class Dojo-style rewards.
— Dan Meyer (@ddmeyer) September 30, 2019
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos About Learning From Mistakes & Failures:
“There is no failure as long as you learn from your experience, continue to work, and continue to press on for success.” #MayaAngelou
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) September 25, 2019