SEL and RP

Classroom activities that encourage students' social and emotional learning and promote restorative practices

November 2, 2020

Guidelines for facilitating meaningful conversations with students during Election Week 2020, plus, updated daily lesson links.

November 1, 2020

Invite students to take a pause to listen and share as Election Week begins. 

October 28, 2020

Use this chart and process to check in with students on how they're feeling and what they need throughout the school day.  

October 27, 2020

Being listened to helps human beings in profound ways. This video and set of guidelines will give you and your students a chance to practice active listening through an "equal listening exchange."

October 27, 2020

This is a series of video mini lessons that focus on building, developing and nourishing our communities. Each lesson starts with a game and then proceeds to a step-by-step process for listening to one another.

October 27, 2020

Using games regularly and giving students a chance to laugh together and play is a way to build trust, confidence, and community. Here are some games you can try in your classroom - in person or virtually!

October 13, 2020

Students learn about the growing effort to acknowledge the Indigenous people whose lands we inhabit - and create their own land acknowledgment statement.

September 21, 2020

Nineteen classroom activities and guidelines to help you and your students get your virtual school year off to a good start.

September 1, 2020

Seeing our capacity to effect change and working with others to make it can be a powerful self-help strategy. Here are some ways to support students in acting on the issues they care about.

August 28, 2020

Activities to help middle and high school students develop the key self-care practice of positive self-talk, from affirmations to gratitude.