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What is SEL and why is it important?

In this first episode, we'll explore what social and emotional learning (SEL) means and what it looks like in practice. We'll also uncover the many layers of SEL through real classroom experiences, including how educators can use SEL to help students build relationships, develop their self-awareness and self-management skills, and set them up for academic success. Plus, we discuss the importance of equity in implementing SEL practices.

In this episode, we hear from a variety of incredible teachers, administrators and program directors: Dr. Bloodine Barthelus, Ivee Cruz, Danielle DuPuis, Sissy Goff, Alhassan Susso, David Thomas and Miles Williams.

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