Academy for Social-Emotional Learning in Schools
bannerlogo
CERTIFICATE IN SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING
Earn a certificate in social-emotional learning and character development with
a concentration in either school leadership or classroom instruction.

Offered through

Certificate in SEL Instruction

This 10-week course provides a theoretical and research-based foundation for educators who will provide direct instruction of the social-emotional and character development (SECD) competencies in a classroom, small group or after-school setting.

This 10-week course focuses on the actual methods and applications of best practices for those providing direct instruction of the social-emotional and character development (SECD) competencies in a classroom, small group or after-school setting.

This 15-week practicum is the third course in the program and is to be completed during one school year. It focuses on the supervised implementation of a Social-Emotional and Character Development (SECD) program in a classroom, small group or after-school setting.

Offered through

Certificate in SEL Leadership

This 5-week foundational course explores the theories, research, and key dimensions of social-emotional learning (SEL), and school culture and climate, and the role they play in shaping children’s emotional development, academic success, and future life and career choices.

This 12-week course develops unique leadership qualities and practices in educators and administrators by guiding them through the process of creating efficient strategies, networks and systems for leading sustainable school-wide SEL and school culture/climate initiatives.

This 16-week, project-oriented practicum course provides participants with a supportive, structured environment to plan, develop and execute an individualized strategic plan for implementing a school-wide social-emotional learning and school culture and climate initiative.
Join Our Online Professional Learning Community
Build your network, share experiences, and learn from experts in SEL and school culture and climate.
ACCESS THE LATEST IDEAS IN SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING
Keep up to date on the latest trends and resources in SEL, character development and education.
  • Quotes & Inspiration...

    Loading Quotes...
  • Follow us on Twitter

    Byron Sanders, a @Forbes Council Member, writes about the importance of SEL during the current pandemic as it has caused trauma for people of all ages and our mental health is now more important than ever. Click on the link below to learn more #SEL https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesnonprofitcouncil/2020/12/07/the-power-of-social-and-emotional-learning-why-sel-is-more-important-than-ever/?sh=c9e88a57a298

    Teaching students about religious & cultural holidays can be tough, but in schools across the nation culturally responsive teaching is opening up new possibilities. Check out this @edutopia article by Emelina Minero to learn more about responsive learning
    https://www.edutopia.org/article/christmas-dilemma

    Interested in interactive projects for your classroom ! We have you covered. This lesson plan focuses on leadership and emotional regulation. It contains material on power posing, self-talk, and compassionate forgiveness. Click on the link for full access
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1wVg_CytB7TXIjsI6J7CoB8FkxFHifx-5/view?usp=sharing