Tag Archives: social emotional learning

Back-to-School Essentials: Bullying Prevention Skills to Help Kids Handle Teasing

By Judy S. Freedman, M.S.W., and Mimi P. Black, coauthors of Ease the Tease Attention, shoppers! Retailers are excitedly reminding us that it’s back-to-school season. Advertising of every kind is filled with the hottest school supplies, the latest fashion trends, … Continue reading

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How to Cope with Change and Uncertainty in the Future

By Stephanie Filio, M.Ed., author of Responding to Student Trauma: A Toolkit for Schools in Times of Crisis Whew! We did it, folks. Wait . . . did we? While we celebrate having survived this school year and look forward … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Deal About Social Emotional Learning?

By Molly Breen If you are a human teacher—of human children—you must know the foundational importance of social and emotional learning (SEL). If a child does not trust or understand you, or if a child feels as if you do … Continue reading

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Enter to Win the Laugh & Learn® Series!

This giveaway is now closed. This month we’re thrilled to give away a complete set of the eleven books in the Laugh & Learn® series, featuring realistic topics, practical advice, silly jokes, fun illustrations, and a kid-centric point of view. The … Continue reading

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Enter to Win the Laugh & Learn® Series

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to our winner, Meredith! This month we’re thrilled to give away a complete set of eleven books from the Laugh & Learn® series, featuring realistic topics, practical advice, silly jokes, fun illustrations, and a kid-centric … Continue reading

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