Social Emotional Learning

We’re On the Road! – Mindful Practices

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 – 1:15 – 2:15pmSherton Gateway Los Angeles, CA The Well-Being Water cooler: Spilling the Tea on ...

How to Help Teens Set Digital Boundaries: Building Safe Online Environments

By Justin Ashley, author of Blaze Your Own Trail In an era where technology and social media are the teenage ...

Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy Advocates for SEL | SEL4US

Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy advocated for SEL as a key strategy to address youth mental health challenges, in response ...

Massachusetts SEL Leaders Take on Sports | SEL4US

Khari Roulhac, President of GetPsychedSports.org and SEL4MA board co-chair  and Mitch Lyons, the founder and retired president of the Social ...

Massachusetts SEL Leaders Takes on Sports | SEL4US

Khari Roulhac, President of GetPsychedSports.org and SEL4MA board co-chair  and Mitch Lyons, the founder and retired president of the Social ...

10 Ways You Can Support Grieving Children at School

By Korie Leigh, Ph.D., author of What Does Grief Feel Like?  In your classroom, you have a grieving student. In ...

Student Voices: A Chat with Melivia Mujica – Mindful Practices

In preparation for our 3rd annual Student Voice Summit, Mindful Practices had an opportunity to chat with Melivia Mujica, a ...

March 10th is Social-Emotional Learning Day | SEL4US

MARCH 10TH IS SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING DAY EDUCATORS, ELECTED OFFICIALS, AND ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS THE GLOBE UNITE TO UPLIFT HEARTS AND CONNECT ...

Adult Well Being: Vivir Mi Vida! – Mindful Practices

Wintery Well-Being on the South Shore On February 3rd, the temperatures in Chicago were in single digits, but the sun ...

4 Ideas for Practicing Mindfulness with Children

By Lynn Rummel, author of I Remember My Breath Think about the last time you smelled a flower. You probably ...

Class Catalyst and Lifetouch featured at AASA Conference

Join us at our various sessions at AASA’s LIVE WELL. LEAD WELL. event in San Antonio Texas to learn more ...

Adult Well Being: Don’t You Worry ‘Bout a Thing – Mindful Practices

An Virtual Success! On December 23rd, the final day before CPS educators’ began their Winter break, over 200 educators joined ...

Family Engagement + SEL: Our Secret Sauce – Mindful Practices

Thursday, March 9th at 2pm – 2:45pm CT Join us for a fun and lively webinar to learn how the ...

A Holiday Season of Gratitude – Mindful Practices

The holiday season brings a bustle of noise, festivities, and to-do’s – so much so that we often forget what ...

The Social and Emotional Way to a Calmer Classroom

By Rayne Lacko, coauthor of Dream Up Now™: The Teen Journal for Creative Self-Discovery Have you ever had a student, ...

Adult Well-Being: Living Your Life Like It’s Golden – Mindful Practices

CPS commits to Adult Well-being On October 21st, over 350 Chicago Public School (CPS) employees joined Mindful Practices at the ...

Simple Mindfulness Activities to Help Students Learn

Helping students understand their emotions and behavior when they’re young will set them on a path to being successful learners ...

Using Growth Mindset to Help Students Overcome Perfectionism

By Shannon Anderson, author of  Mindset Power: A Kid’s Guide to Growing Better Every Day Have you ever heard the ...

Letter in Support of Life Skills and Primary Prevention Provisions in Funding in FY23 Appropriations Bill | SEL4US

SEL4US signed on to the following letter in support of funding for life skills and primary prevention provisions in the ...

Musical Line Drawing – Follow the Melody – Mindful Practices

Who: 1st Grade & Up Why: This activity is a mindfulness exercise that encourages students to let their mind relax, ...

Toss Your Worries – With Affirmations – Mindful Practices

Who: 1st Grade & Up Why: Toss Your Worries helps students reflect on their current energy level and identify what ...

Haiku – Mindful Practices

Who: 3rd Grade & Up Why: A haiku is a type of poetry that originated in Japan. This type of ...

Celebrating #SELday 2022 Success! | SEL4US

On Friday, March 11, 2022 thousands of educators, students, community organizers, and individuals celebrated the third annual International SEL Day ...

May 2021 Spotlight on Enacted & Proposed SEL Legislation | SEL4US

Three states enacted legislation in support of SEL in recent weeks. We’re sharing information about these new acts as well ...

April 2021 Spotlight on Proposed SEL Legislation Across the US | SEL4US

All fifty states opened new legislative sessions in recent months. We’re sharing information about pending legislation from across the country ...