Cultivating a Positive Classroom Climate with 5:1 Sunshine

Phototropism is the bending growth movement of parts of plants in response to a light stimulus. The plant’s stems are “trained” to follow the sun’s warmth and brightness. Wherever the sun directs its energy, the plants lean in that direction. When it comes to classroom behavior, it turns out kids are a lot like plants.  […]

SEL4VT Celebrates International SEL Day!

On March 11, 2022, the team at SEL4VT joined thousands of advocates, educators, researchers, caregivers, and policymakers from around the world to celebrate International SEL Day! This year marked the third annual celebration of this global event organized by SEL4US and the Urban Assembly. This year’s theme: Finding Common Ground, Pursuing Common Good.  SEL4VT was proud to […]