How is Social Emotional Learning in Action (SELA) Differentiated from other SEL programs?

  SELA, delivered through an experiential approach, only increases its potency. Experiential education has long been known to develop critical thinking, reflection, and lifelong learning skills. HOW DOES EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING WORK? When students are given opportunities to learn in authentic situations in school or in the field, like those provided in internships/co-ops and service-learning projects, … Read moreHow is Social Emotional Learning in Action (SELA) Differentiated from other SEL programs?

Case for SEL

Case for Social Emotional Learning (SEL) By Tara Flippo, Youth & Student Programs Director The publication of our first book has opened up amazing new conversations with area schools on the topic of Social and Emotional Learning. In our efforts to bring SEL into the forefront of school climate conversations it seemed an apt time … Read moreCase for SEL

NEW Courage to Care™ Leadership Institute

Courage to Care™ (CtoC) is a new, evidence-based curriculum for middle school students designed to increase empathy and caring for others, and to reduce bullying and meanness. The Courage to Care™ Leadership Institute is a 3-day intensive training for teachers/administrators held at the Browne Center. Dates Aug 15-17, 2012 and Oct 24-26, 2012. Training includes:  a … Read moreNEW Courage to Care™ Leadership Institute