Social-Emotional Learning

From "Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught?" New York Times, Sept 15, 2013

From “Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught?” New York Times, Sept 15, 2013

You may have heard this term. It’s becoming quite a buzz word! The Manning has been implementing this curriculum since before it was fashionable. Here are some important things to know about it:

  • The core competencies of S-E Learning: self-awareness, social awareness, decision making, relationships, self-management.
  • This learning is rolled out on a monthly basis
  • School-wide activities such as the morning pledge and birthday book celebrations support the learning
  • Every classroom has a set of expectations around the S-E curriculum.
You can read more about the competencies and the classroom expectations HERE. 
You can also read this great article in the New York Times.
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