Welcome to CASEL, the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning. Our mission is to help make evidence-based social and emotional learning (SEL) an integral part of education from preschool through high school. CASEL and our broad network of collaborators are working together to turn momentum for SEL into a national movement.

  • The Latest

    ASCD book: Bold moves for schools—how to create remarkable learning environments. https://t.co/14u19tfsdm

    NPR: Depression strikes teen girls especially hard. https://t.co/vmy2zg8aqO

    Social Thinking—spring conferences related to SEL—several locations throughout the U.S. https://t.co/XZ82qGh7x5

  • Featured News & Resources

    Read the latest issue of our monthly newsletter, which highlights a groundbreaking report on teacher preparation for SEL. Learn more.

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    Just out: Report on teacher preparation for SEL. Learn more. Related webinar series, Part 3: March 10, 10 a.m. PT, 1 p.m. ET. Learn more.
    In the aftermath of the 2016 election Creating a Safe Environment for Learning is especially important. View our new page with resources on how to help students deal with stressful times.
    New chapter in AERA annual review of research looks at the past, present, and future of social and emotional learning. Learn more.
    The National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development has published its second monthly e-newsletter.
    SEL and employability skills. Leaders from CASEL, Committee for Children, IBM, and the Austin and Chicago schools discussed employability skills in a briefing with Congress. Read an article about the event and briefing papers.

    A growing body of research from multiple fields documents the positive impact of social and emotional learning on student achievement and behaviors, as well as school climate and culture.