New Research Report on Benefits of SEL Programs

Readers may be interested in this brief that shares the latest research on the effects of Social and Emotional Learning SEL program benefits for students. The brief includes strategies for implementing SEL. The report provides information on the positive effects of SEL programming, for example, that SEL reduces problem behaviors associated with learning that may help precipitate low test scores. Also provided in the paper is an explanation about an evidence-based program called S.A.F.E. (Sequenced, Active, Focus, Explicitly). There is a Logic Model within the brief that depicts how evidence-based SEL programs work to produce greater student success in school and life. The brief can be viewed at: