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/.
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
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.
This video explores classroom practices that make up the best and most effective SEL programs. 6 minutes.
A student and educators at Marcus Garvey Elementary School in Chicago explain social and emotional learning and its impact. 5 minutes.
Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl summarizes recent research. 10 minutes.
University of British Columbia