Social and emotional learning (SEL) enhances students’ capacity to integrate skills, attitudes, and behaviors to deal effectively and ethically with daily tasks and challenges. Like many similar frameworks, CASEL’s integrated framework promotes intrapersonal, interpersonal, and cognitive competence. There are five core competencies that can be taught in many ways across many settings. Many educators and researchers are also exploring how best to assess these competencies. Find out more on how to integrate these resources and strategies into your classroom!
"First, let it be said, black history is American history. But observing Black History Month in February gives us a chance to be intentional about learning that history."
Above is an excerpt from the resource for this week's Cultural Competency Corner. Culturally responsive educators possess the perspective, information, and resources to effectively navigate the history of our country and correctly present and share that information with their students. 'We Are Teachers' is a fantastic resource, and you can find their fresh and innovative ideas to use for this month below!