Social Emotional Learning
Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is a lifelong process where children and adults acquire knowledge, skills, and dispositions related to the five competencies.
3. Social Awareness
4. Relationship Skills
5. Responsible Decision-Making
SEL is rooted in brain research and focuses on starting and ending each day with a consistent, ritualistic pattern that connects teachers and students as well as students with other students. Washoe County School District is focusing on three areas to message this idea through all of its schools:1. Climate and Culture2. Integration and Infusion into existing curriculum3. Direct Instruction