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    2021-2022 LAUSD SEL Day Teacher Spotlight

    Congratulations to the teachers selected for the 2021-2022 LAUSD SEL Teacher Spotlight!

    These outstanding educators have demonstrated the following:

    • Commitment to SEL and their students' success
    • Deep understanding of the impact SEL has on students and learning
    • Willingness to share their practices



    Our 2022-2023 Advisory Resource for Secondary Teachers

    are now available in our Secondary Advisory Lessons Schoology Group resources tab.

    Use Code: QXDZ-PQWX-BDZRJ to join the Schoology Group.

    2021-2022 Advisory Resources


    Seconds Step's

    Newly updated digital SEL curriculum is now available for all L.A. Unified K-8 teachers. See the attached job aide for instructions on accessing Second Step's online curriculum.

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  • Harmony SEL Update

    Check out the Refreshed Units in Harmony Third Edition! New units for grades K-5. Click on the Harmony logo to access the website. website


  • Inner Explorer Update

    Inner Explorer will be available for all LAUSD K-12 teachers.  Access your account by logging in directly to the Compass LAUSD portal.

    LAUSD Inner Explorer


  • Headspace

    It's a meditation made simple: your personal guide to mindfulness and a restful night's sleep. This is a free Mindfulness program for all LAUSD teachers, click on the link below to learn how to get your free Headspace account.

    Headspace For Educators


  • Programs

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    Free Live Second Step® Webinars
    Attend our live webinars and connect with experts to learn how Second Step® programs can help you create a safe and supportive school community with social-emotional skills, bullying prevention, and child protection. For current Second Step educators, we’re offering professional development webinars to support your social-emotional learning (SEL) implementation.
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  • We are proud to be partners with the Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports/ Restortative Practices (PBIS/RP) Unit.

    For additonal SEL resources, we encourage you to join the PBIS/RP Schoology Group.

    To join, use the access code:


    The Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports and Restorative Practices resources in this group are a collaborative effort between Student Health and Human Services and the Division of Special Education and meant to be inclusive of all students. If you have a tool/resource that you want us to share please email it to


  • Looking for Advisory Lesson Support - Schoology Meeting

    Middle School and High School Teachers that are Looking for Advisory Lesson Support - Schoology Meeting

    Please join our Secondary Advisory Lesson Schoology Group use the access code: QDXZ-PQWXBDZRJ for Social Emotional Learning teacher created lessons for Advisory, District-adopted Advisory programs, and SEL resources.


    Attention Teachers!

    In partnership with LAUSD, Inner Explorer is providing full access to their mindfulness program. Inner Explorer is a "Click and Play" mindfulness program. Practice mindfulness with Inner Explorer during your school day.

    Inner Explorer can have a significant impact on our wellness and mental health. By becoming aware of our emotions, thoughts, and bodily sensations, we are better able to:

      ●  Regulate emotions
      ●  Improve behavior
      ●  Reduce anxiety
      ●  Manage stress

    Choose Self-Care with the Inner Explorer Mindfulness Program!

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  • Archive Articles of What's New

  • Return to School Spring 2021 Tips and Tools

  • New Professional Development Opportunity: Wellness Practices for Educators: Mind, Body and Spirit

  • Trauma-Informed Social-Emotional Leadership, Teaching, and Learning

  • Inner Explorer through LAUSD Schoology is down

  • SEL Cadre Teacher Leader Opportunity

  • SEL Leadership Professional Development Opportunities

  • Slew of Upcoming Professional Development Seminars

  • Additional Professional Development Opportunities added for June

  • September 2020 Communication to LAUSD Principals

  • Newsela

  • Nearpod