Recent Work of CASEL & Colleagues

New book: The Other Side of the Report Card--Assessing Students' Social, Emotional, and Character Development. Read more

New report makes a powerful case for SEL based on a wide body of research. Download the report.

From AIR: How after-school programs can support employability through social and emotional learning. Read more.

A new CASEL brief on what implementation of social and emotional learning looks like in practice. Download the brief.

PBS News Hour: Penn State study on the importance of teaching social-emotional skills in kindergarten.

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CASEL’s mission is to help make evidence-based social and emotional learning (SEL) an integral part of education
from preschool through high school.

The Collaborating Districts Initiative: Taking SEL to Scale in Eight Large School Districts

This multiyear CASEL project is the most ambitious effort in the country focused on implementing social and emotional learning on a districtwide, systemic basis.

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News & Events

CASEL weighs in on ESSA, the new federal education legislation. Read more.

A major new bipartisan report on reducing poverty includes social and emotional learning. Read more

One job opening at CASEL.

NY Times op ed piece highlights social and emotional learning.

Focus on SEL in Nov. 2015 issue of Principal Leadership, the magazine of NASSP (sign-on required).

Education Week puts the spotlight on SEL and CASEL. Read more

Atlanta Public Schools partners with CASEL to launch SEL initiative.

Now Available, a Landmark Book on Social and Emotional Learning

 

CASEL publications you can download:

 
Handbook of Social and Emotional Learning Research and Practice

Handbook of Social and Emotional Learning
Research and Practice

CASEL Guide Online Effective Social and Emotional Learning Programs

CASEL Guide Online
Effective Social and Emotional Learning Programs

The Missing Piece A National Teacher Survey

The Missing Piece
A National Teacher Survey