Social Emotional Learning
Social–emotional learning (SEL) is an educational method that aims to foster social and emotional skills within school curricula. SEL is also referred to as "socio-emotional learning", "social and emotional learning", or "social–emotional literacy". In common practice, SEL emphasizes social and emotional skills to the same degree as other subjects, such as math, science, and reading.
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SEL at School
Students engage in social emotional learning throughout the school day. From morning conversations with peers and teachers to moments of mindful meditation, the children are being taught life skills to use both in and outside of the classroom. Here are 8 competencies that we look to address:
Here is a link to more information regarding social emotional learning in our NYC schools - https://infohub.nyced.org/in-our-schools/programs/race-and-equity/social-emotional-learning