What is Social and Emotional Learning?

District SEL Resources

What is social emotional learning?
Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions.

Dealing with Trauma

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SEL literature

What is SEL for Educators? Toolkit at the end of the document.



  • Take Care of Yourself: A course in wellbeing and self-care

  • Social-Emotional Learning: Integrating SEL Into Culturally Responsive Classrooms