Social and Emotional Learning in Elementary School Prepares Students for Success

Social and emotional learning has five key components: self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and responsible decision-making. Students who get social emotional support see an 11 percent increase in academic performance and experience 10 percent less emotional distress and conduct problems.

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Social Emotional Learning in Elementary School

Social emotional learning (SEL) programs aim to promote academic achievement and positive social behavior, and reduce conduct problems, substance abuse, and emotional distress.

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