Social Emotional Skills Key to Student Success

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The New York Times reports on the findings of a study that indicates the importance of social emotional learning to student success. The story cites Mark Greenberg who notes: “These early abilities, especially the ability to get along with others, are the abilities that make other kids like you, and make teachers like kids,” said… Read more »

Investment in Social Emotional Learning Pays Big Dividends

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A new study from the Washington State Institute for Public Policy shows that for every one dollar invested in PATHS®, policymakers can expect $15.66 in benefits. The study examined implementation of the PATHS® curriculum and its impact on student test score performance over time. Based on the results and existing data related to student tests… Read more »