Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

…For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

July 16, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

On Campus, Failure Is on the Syllabus is from The New York Times. I’m adding it to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos About Learning From Mistakes & Failures.

Why does bullying cost California schools $276 million every year? is from The Sacramento Bee. I’m adding it to A Very, Very Beginning List Of The Best Resources On Bullying — Please Suggest More.

Trauma, Adverse Experiences and Mindset is from Mindset Works. I’m adding it to The Best Ways For Responding To Student Trauma – Help Me Find More.

Finding what’s right with children who grow up in high-stress environments is from Eureka Alert. I’m adding it to the same list.

CARRY ON MY SON: THE SIGNAL AND THE NOISE IN COACHING is a post from Doug Lemov. It’s definitely worth reading his commentary on this great video clip. I’m adding it to The Best Ways To Use Stephen Curry & The Warriors For Teaching Social Emotional Learning Skills.

July 8, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

I’m adding this video from the Harvard Business Review to Best Posts On “Motivating” Students (it’s about this article ):

HOW CAN TEACHERS DEVELOP THEIR OWN SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL SKILLS? is from Ed Week.

The power of givers:They boost autonomy in themselves and others & send ripples of kindness across an organization. is from Research Digest. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teaching & Learning About The “Helper’s High”

I’m adding these next three tweets to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos About Learning From Mistakes & Failures:

July 2, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

Understanding these three principles will help you develop true intrinsic motivation is from Quartz and is an interview with pioneer researchers in the field. I’m adding it to Best Posts On “Motivating” Students.

How the Golden State Warriors Can Help Explain Social-Emotional Learning is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Ways To Use Stephen Curry & The Warriors For Teaching Social Emotional Learning Skills.

Students’ Sense of Belonging: What the Research Says is from Ed Week.

Misinterpreting the Growth Mindset: Why We’re Doing Students a Disservice is by John Hattie. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset.”

June 22, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

Mispronouncing a kid’s name in class could have lasting impacts, claims new report is a TV news report. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On The Importance Of Correctly Pronouncing Student Names.

Are You Getting Growth Mindset Wrong? is from The HuffPost. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset.”

How To Apply The Brain Science Of Resilience To The Classroom is from NPR. I’m adding it to The Best Ways For Responding To Student Trauma – Help Me Find More.

Talking about terrorist attacks with young people: tips for teachers is from The Guardian. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Talking With Children About Tragedies.

I’m adding this tweet to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset“:

I’m adding this tweet to The Best Posts On “Loss Aversion” & Schools:

June 10, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

Education Week has published a special report on Social Emotional Learning. Take particular note of the article Is Social-Emotional Learning Really Going to Work for Students of Color?’ by Dena Simmons.

I Want to get Better at… Growth Mindset Next Year is from The Teaching Channel. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset.”

Improving adolescents’ social and emotional lives must go beyond teaching them skills is from Science Daily. I’m adding it to The Best Resources Showing Social Emotional Learning Isn’t Enough.

The Benefits of Talking to Yourself is from The New York Times. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On The Value Of Positive “Self-Talk”

The Apology Critics Who Want to Teach You How to Say You’re Sorry is from The Science of Us. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On The Importance Of Saying “I’m Sorry”

Leadership Takes Self-Control. Here’s What We Know About It is from The Harvard Business Review. I’m adding it to Best Posts About Helping Students Develop Their Capacity For Self-Control.

Here’s a useful tweet:

I’m adding these tweets to The Best Resources For Learning About The Importance Of “Grit”:

May 28, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

The National Association Of State Boards of Education has released a policy update on Social Emotional Learning.

Reviewing Social and Emotional Learning for ESSA: MOOSES, not Parrots is by Robert Slavin.

Forget Grit. Focus on Inequality. appeared in Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About “Grit.”

Is mindfulness meditation good for kids? Here’s what the science actually says. is from Vox. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Mindfulness In The Classroom.

Growth mindset: teaching panacea or classroom pitfall? is from TES. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset.”

The Scientific Reason Flow Obliterates Time is from The Big Think. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About “Flow.”

Stanford Researchers Discover a Smarter Way to Prepare for Exams: Introducing MetaCognition, the Art of Thinking About Your Thinking is from Open Culture. I’m adding it to Best Posts On Metacognition.

May 20, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

The Wallace Foundation has come out with a big report on SEL programs in elementary schools. You can also read an article about it at Ed Source.

10 Incredible Lessons We Learned From Michael Phelps on Grit and Perseverance is a very accessible article that could easily be used with students, along with a simple writing prompt. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Importance Of “Grit”

Can a Difficult Childhood Enhance Cognition? is from The Atlantic. I’m adding it to The Best Posts On Looking At Our Students Through The Lens Of Assets & Not Deficits.

When an Argument Gets Too Heated, Here’s What to Say is from The Harvard Business Review.

May 5, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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SEL Weekly Update

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:

The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning, or CASEL, just launched a monster compilation of SEL resources. You can also read more about it at Ed Week.

AERA: Measuring Persistence and Self-Control Through Tasks, Not Tests is from Education Week.

UNVEILING THE MYSTERY OF METACOGNITION is from Research Schools Network. I’m adding it to Best Posts On Metacognition.

The School Discipline Revolution: How Policy and Rhetoric Outstrip Hard Evidence is by Matt Barnum. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Restorative Practices – Help Me Find More.

I’ve previously written about the Progress Principle. Here’s a nice new summary of it.

I’m adding this tweet to The Best Ways For Responding To Student Trauma – Help Me Find More:

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