This article talks about the supports needed by students who need extra help with social emotional skills. This extra help comes in the form of technology, specifically a program called "Ripple Effects" which provides students with a myriad of choices of topics and learning modes as well as other technil9 tech programs.Source:
David Osher, The Hechinger Report, March 29, 2018Description:
"There’s no doubt about the importance of social and emotional competencies in college, civic, career and life success. Failure to prepare any student with these skills is a violation of equity considerations in education. Historically, there have been few personalized, data-driven and scalable approaches to providing these services, but new technologies are changing the landscape of what’s possible....As we work to provide all learners access to educations that prepare them to thrive in the twenty-first century, personalized social-emotional supports must be part of the conversation." Read the full article here!