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SEL & RP

SEL & RP

Activities to support students' social and emotional learning and restorative practices

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Current Issues

Classroom activities to engage students in learning about and discussing issues in the news

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SEL & RP
Social & Emotional Learning & Restorative Practices
Current Issues
Current Issues
Tips and Ideas
Tips & Ideas

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Jun 06, 2021

Students explore arguments for and against DC statehood and consider growing efforts by advocates, including young people, to fight for representation.

May 24, 2021

The question “who owns the land?” underlies many conflicts. Students explore issues surrounding land, place, and belonging – especially as they affect Native Americans and African

May 18, 2021

The year is coming to a close! Here are some activities & tips to consider for the final weeks of school.

May 08, 2021

Students discuss two different visions of policing and racial justice - and consider how the thinking of one organizer and lawyer evolved over time.

May 01, 2021

Build classroom community by making a practice of sharing appreciations.

Apr 29, 2021

Students learn about efforts by European nations to ban Muslim face coverings, discuss the impact of these laws, then reflect on the voices of Muslim women on this issue.

Apr 21, 2021

Students share their thoughts and feelings in response to the conviction of police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Floyd.

Apr 19, 2021

Students learn about and discuss the current state of the youth climate movement and how young people are helping to shape our nation's response to the climate crisis.

Apr 19, 2021

Students practice identifying and using stress management strategies to better cope with upsetting news.

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Jun 06, 2021

Students explore arguments for and against DC statehood and consider growing efforts by advocates, including young people, to fight for representation.

May 24, 2021

The question “who owns the land?” underlies many conflicts. Students explore issues surrounding land, place, and belonging – especially as they affect Native Americans and African

May 18, 2021

The year is coming to a close! Here are some activities & tips to consider for the final weeks of school.

May 08, 2021

Students discuss two different visions of policing and racial justice - and consider how the thinking of one organizer and lawyer evolved over time.

May 01, 2021

Build classroom community by making a practice of sharing appreciations.

Apr 29, 2021

Students learn about efforts by European nations to ban Muslim face coverings, discuss the impact of these laws, then reflect on the voices of Muslim women on this issue.