SEL and Equity in Schools

Date:  Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Time: 1 PM EST
Educational Partnership Consultant (EPC) Presenter: Tobey Belton, Jr.

SEL can support equity by making children feel safe, strengthening their relationships with peers and teachers, and helping children manage and express their emotions. SEL programs build upon individual student strengths to ensure that they can access and benefit from high quality educational opportunities. In this webinar, a Fly Five Educational Partnership Consultant, Tobey Belton, Jr. will discuss how SEL promotes equity within schools. Participants will explore: How SEL can be a lever for advancing educational equity How representation matters in a research – based SEL curriculum The research that exhibits how SEL leads to improving school districts and students having a better academic experience.