Adults Need SEL, Too.
The Case for Strengthening Educators' SEL
The past decade has seen a shift in K-12 education priorities. In addition to increasing students’ academic performance, schools are prioritizing social and emotional learning (SEL) by embedding it into their district instructional framework. Largely, the focus has been centered on teaching SEL to students.
However, growing attention is being paid to improving the social and emotional competence of teachers, counselors, out-of-school staff, and other educators as well.