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    PBS News Hour: Kindergartners with Good Social Skills Turn into Successful Adults, Study Finds (2015)

    This news segment reports on the work of Damon Jones and his colleagues at Penn State University that documented the importance of social and emotional skill development to young people’s success in school and future well-being. 6 minutes.

    PBS New Hour. (2015). Published July 16, 2015. Retrieved from http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/kindergarteners-good-social-skills-turn-successful-adults-study-finds/.

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    What Every Student Wants Their Teacher to Know (2015)

    Students in the Boston public schools speak out on how to build positive relationships between students and teachers. 3.5 minutes.

    Student Voice Matters, Boston

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    Hip-hop(e): Roberto Rivera at TEDxGrandRapids (2014)

    Rivera, a leading proponent of the concept of student voice, describes his experience with using hip-hop to engage young people in school. 19 minutes.

    TEDx Grand Rapids. (2016). Published June 16, 2014. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRQ0ffu19iY&feature=share&list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMRD1j7J3weQUV6Q8H__RdF&index=5.

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    Five Keys to Social and Emotional Learning Success (2013)

    This video explores classroom practices that make up the best and most effective SEL programs. 6 minutes.


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    Inside Chicago Public Schools: SEL at Marcus Garvey Elementary (2013)

    A student and educators at Marcus Garvey Elementary School in Chicago explain social and emotional learning and its impact. 5 minutes.


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    Recent Research on Science Behind Social and Emotional Learning (2012)

    Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl summarizes recent research. 10 minutes.

    University of British Columbia

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    SEL for Parents (2017)

    An informational video by CASEL and Chicago Public Schools for parents on social and emotional learning (SEL). The video aims to inform parents on SEL in schools and provide them with insights on SEL in their own parenting practices in order to support their children's social and emotional know-how. Funded by the Robert R. McCormick Foundation. Produced by: First Gear Productions. Also available in Spanish.

    Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL), Chicago Public Schools, McCormick Foundation, Marshall Square Resource Network. (2017) SEL for Parents. Retrieved from YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/edit?video_id=ECI8IzBnmbI.