Social Emotional Learning

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Parent - Social Awareness


  • Introduction to Social Awareness Introduction to Social Awareness TE
    This handout defines social awareness and explains both the academic and non-academic benefits of possessing a strong social awareness. Prior to reading the handout, consider how you would define social awareness. What are the advantages to having a strong sense of social awareness?
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    Power of Engagement The Power of Engagement – Teddy Stoddard and Mrs. Thompson
    This handout portrays a fictional interaction between a classroom teacher and one of her students. As you read the handout, think about a time when you made an assumption about a student based on his/her physical appearance and/or an assumption about a student’s parent(s) based on what you perceived to be their lack of participation in their child’s education that later proved to be false.
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Additional Resources

    Parent Toolkit is a one-stop resource developed with parents in mind. It’s produced by NBC News Education Nation and supported by Pearson and includes information about almost every aspect of your child’s development, including their social awareness.


SEL Awareness


I am not Black


Brene Brown




What is Diversity


Sesame Street