What is SEL?

Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults learn and apply the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to understand and manage emotions, establish and maintain positive relationships, and set and achieve goals. SEL helps people recognize who they are and how to effectively interact and work with others.

Key Benefits

Improves knowledge of how to know and manage one’s self.
Helps address mental health outcomes associated with adverse childhood experiences and trauma.
Improves social and emotional skills, attitudes, relationships, academic engagement, and performance.
Creates a safe, supportive school climate and environment for learning.
Improves ability to make sound choices about personal and social decisions.
Improves test scores, grades, and attendance.
Helps reduce emotional distress and behavioral problems.
Provides cost-benefits. Research shows SEL is a wise financial investment and provides long-term improvements. According to CASEL, the average return on investment for six evidence-based programs is 11 to 1, meaning for every dollar invested there is an $11 return.


How We Can Help

Our team has years of educational experience and specializes in SEL skill-building by integrating expertise and research from CASEL and Harvard Graduate School of Education. We are committed to helping districts incorporate SEL into their school climate initiatives.

Professional Learning and Development

Consultation and Development of Strategies to Build SEL Standards

Training/Coaching and Implementation


We customize all of our solutions for each district, school, etc. we work with. Please contact us for more information or assistance.



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