SEL Resources

Leading organizations and information resources:

Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) – the nation’s leading SEL non-profit and the best resource for all things SEL across practice, policy, and research.

Edutopia – George Lucas Education Foundation’s outstanding resource website for educators.

Transforming Education – calling SEL and related skills “MESH” (Mindsets, Essential Skills, and Habits), TransformEd works with districts and states on customizing and evaluating their SEL work.

Great SEL program providers with evidence-based programming: 

RULER Approach to SEL – Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence

Center for Responsive Schools – Responsive Classroom

Committee for Children – Second Step 

Center for the Collaborative Classroom

Open Circle – Wellesley College

Social Decision Making / Problem Solving Program – Rutgers University 

4Rs (Reading, Writing, Respect and Resolution) – Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility

RCCP (Resolving Conflict Creatively Program) – Also, Morningside Center

Middle and high school SEL technical assistance provider:

Engaging Schools

Other curricula providers/school management and support programs of note with a focus on SEL:

Facing History and Ourselves

City Year

Expeditionary Learning

Move This World