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SEL & RP
Social & Emotional Learning & Restorative Practices
Current Issues
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Jan 13, 2021

Here's a collection of online lessons and resources to help you talk with students about the January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol.

Jan 11, 2021

Students learn about the history of policing in African American communities and connect it to the controversy over how police treated insurrectionists at the Capitol on January 6

Jan 08, 2021

The election of Raphael Warnock to be Georgia's first Black senator was the result of decades of organizing by voting rights activists. Students discuss that history and the news.

Jan 07, 2021

Students reflect on the state of democracy in the U.S. in light of the insurrection at the Capitol, and discuss news stories about events during the first week of 2021. 

Jan 01, 2021

Why are some people skeptical about getting a Covid vaccine, even though evidence shows that the approved vaccines are safe and effective? And who should be vaccinated first

Dec 26, 2020

Students practice their critical thinking skills by analyzing an image and then articles about conspiracy theories and anti-vaccine myths.

Dec 09, 2020

As a new school year begins, Paloma, a fifth-grade star goalie, is feeling sad and anxious. She tries ignoring her feelings, but as they start to show at school, her classmates

Dec 08, 2020

This video and set of guidelines will give you and your students a chance to practice active listening and discuss the importance of taking equal turns and keeping the content of

Nov 29, 2020

Students read about and discuss three key policy debates as a new administration prepares to take office.

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Jan 13, 2021

Here's a collection of online lessons and resources to help you talk with students about the January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol.

Jan 11, 2021

Students learn about the history of policing in African American communities and connect it to the controversy over how police treated insurrectionists at the Capitol on January 6

Jan 08, 2021

The election of Raphael Warnock to be Georgia's first Black senator was the result of decades of organizing by voting rights activists. Students discuss that history and the news.

Jan 07, 2021

Students reflect on the state of democracy in the U.S. in light of the insurrection at the Capitol, and discuss news stories about events during the first week of 2021. 

Jan 01, 2021

Why are some people skeptical about getting a Covid vaccine, even though evidence shows that the approved vaccines are safe and effective? And who should be vaccinated first

Dec 26, 2020

Students practice their critical thinking skills by analyzing an image and then articles about conspiracy theories and anti-vaccine myths.