The author of this article provides justifications for SEL, citing studies from CASEL and other sources showing the importance of SEL in building skills that carry a lifelong importance. Source:
Giancarlo Brotto, EdSurge, June 4, 2018Description:
"Given the support that SEL has in the education community, it may just be a matter of time before it is widely adopted. Developing an emphasis on SEL in schools will lead to a more supportive space for students to freely share their creative ideas, shamelessly ask questions and learn academic concepts while building lifelong skills. The widespread advancement of SEL will require a gradual and grand shift in pedagogy. In the process, we can forge a more well-rounded education system to produce more socially responsible citizens who are better prepared to work together to build communities, nations and, ultimately, a better world."Read the full article here!