Academy for Social-Emotional Learning in Schools

Community Engagement




Worth a Disruption: Prioritizing Education from South Korea to New Jersey

Summary:  This article talks about the importance of prioritizing education in communities across the world.  Examples from South Korea and Montclair, NJ are used to underscore this importance.

Source:  John T. McCrann, Education Week, July 5, 2017

Categories:  School Culture/Climate, Community Engagement



Leadership Challenge: Define and Communicate Your School’s Story

Summary:  This article speaks of the importance of communicating about the reputation of schools in the community.  Staying true to the shared values in a school and community is often a challenge and communicating these values through the school’s story can often help to maintain that reputation.

Source:  Jill Berkowitz and Ann Meyers, Education Week, March 13, 2016

Categories:  Core Values, Community Engagement