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.
Huh…..watching inspirational movies with positive role models improves student test scores. https://t.co/mhih3uaQSl
— C. Kirabo Jackson (@KiraboJackson) May 11, 2017
RCT: Watching ‘The Queen of Katwe’ raises Ugandan students’ exam scores
– Emma Riley of @Oxford_CSAE
cc @Disney pic.twitter.com/kKphlTz4XG
— Justin Sandefur (@JustinSandefur) May 10, 2017