Emerging Problem Spaces for Learning

Emerging Problem Spaces for Learning

Since our last post, almost every district and school in the United States has had to make a complete pivot to remote and online learning. This pivot has impacted almost every student in the US, and across the world, over 1 billion students have had their schools shut...
LLI Research Brief #3

LLI Research Brief #3

The Topic of the Research: The impacts of high schools on students’ social-emotional development.  Citation:  Jackson, K., Porter, S.C., Easton, J.Q., Blanchard, A. & Kiguel, S. (February 2020). School Effects on Socio-emotional Development, School-Based Arrests,...
LLI Research Brief #2

LLI Research Brief #2

The Topic of the Research: Social-emotional Outcome Research Citation: Mahoney, J.L., Durlak, J.A., & Weissberg, R.P. (Dec. 2018/January, 2019). An update on social-emotional outcome research. Kappan, Vol. 100 (4).  The Premise of the Study: Calls for other...
Are You Ready? Leading for SEL Part 2

Are You Ready? Leading for SEL Part 2

In last month’s blog post, we discussed recent findings on the positive impact of social-emotional learning on student outcomes. We also discussed the current survey data from CASEL and the Aspen Institute. This study suggests that implementation of SEL varies...
Are You Ready? Leading for SEL

Are You Ready? Leading for SEL

The emphasis on social-emotional learning has become more pronounced over the past few years. Increased pressures to perform and stand out from the crowd, along with the technological tools leading to more social comparison, have led to increased mental health issues...