This article, by Dr. Meria Carstarphan, Superintendent of the Atlanta Public Schools, talks about the importance of SEL in schools of all types. She is also a commissioner at the Aspen Institute and cites research and how grant money has helped the Atlantic Public Schools implement SEL across all of their schools.Source:
Meria Carstarphan, Education Week, October 2, 2018Description:
"My hope is that we all implement the best practices that speak to how children, youth, and adults best learn and work together. I call on everyone to join our school districts—urban, suburban, and rural—in helping us build strong students who will become stronger adults and more engaged, productive residents and citizens, no matter their zip code or demographic. We now know what works; we just need to do it."Read the full article here!