The Satchel Pulse Blog | SEL

Distance Learning SEL
Jan 12. 2021

Social Emotional Learning during a pandemic

This week, I spent a lot of my Tuesday working with a new student. I had worked extensively with her when she was five and six but it was her ...

author: Nicola Jones-Ford

Teacher Wellbeing SEL
Jan 11. 2021

The impact of SEL on teachers’ well-being

The Wallace Foundation along with the RAND corporation conducted a teacher survey in Spring 2019 into the area of Social and Emotional Learning ...

author: Nicola Jones-Ford

SEL Continuous Improvement
Dec 18. 2020

Factors that affect Social and Emotional Learning

I was on yard duty yesterday and a hula hoop got ‘snatched’ from a first grader who couldn’t cope, floods of tears, not making much sense and a ...

author: Nicola Jones-Ford

CASEL SEL
Dec 02. 2020

CASEL framework: Implementing SEL standards in your district

Implementing social and emotional learning (SEL) standards that are systemic, developmentally appropriate, and ...

author: Navina Cheema

SEL School Readiness ACEs
Nov 19. 2020

Pulse's Bi-weekly Article Round-up

Our regular article round-up provides school leaders with a useful overview of recent news and research based on the important issues you are ...

Author: Navina Cheema

CASEL SEL
Nov 11. 2020

CASEL Framework - What Is It and How Does It Affect Me In My Classroom?

So you’ve attended some social and emotional learning training and there was a big emphasis on the CASEL framework, yet you were unsure what was ...

author: Nicola Jones-Ford

CASEL SEL Continuous Improvement
Nov 10. 2020

The CASEL Framework For School Wide Implementation: Where Does It Fit In Schools?

Some scenarios of Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) implementation for you:

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford

CASEL SEL Social and emotional learning
Nov 02. 2020

What is Social and Emotional Learning (SEL)? Why is it important?

So the new superintendent is instigating a brand new program to support social and emotional learning in all the schools across the district, ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford

SEL Student Voice
Oct 19. 2020

Student voice: our answer?

Yesterday I had a conversation with a seven year old student to gain her views about all things school and life related. This started with ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford