PATHS® Making an Impact in England

Posted under PATHS Curriculum, PATHS in Schools, PATHS Training.

From Wales Online:   Pupils at six Bridgend county primary schools have improved their behavior and learnt how to be nicer to each other thanks to an innovative programme delivered by Barnardo’s, the UK’s largest children’s charity. The youngsters, and others from primary schools in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Swansea, have been taught how to… Read more »

Carrie Flower and PATHS® in Pittston

Posted under PATHS Curriculum, Social Emotional Learning.

Students at Pittston Area Primary Center use the PATHS® curriculum as well as lessons from Carrie Flower, a character created by local author Cynthia Post. PA Homepage reports: The play “Carrie Flower” made its debut at the Intermediate Center with help from some actors and actresses from the Kiss theater in Wilkes-Barre. The play has… Read more »

PATHS in Cleveland

Posted under Cleveland Metro Schools, PATHS in Schools.

The Cleveland Metro Schools use the PATHS® curriculum as part of their Humanware Department. Here are some great videos demonstrating how PATHS® works in schools in Cleveland:           For more on social emotional learning in schools and the PATHS® curriculum, follow @PATHS4Kids  

Sawyerville-Hale County Head Start Earns Model School Recognition

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The Sawyerville-Hale County Head Start Program was recognized as a PATHS® Model School at the recent PATHS® International Conference in Chicago. Here’s the press release they sent about the honor: A Head Start program in Hale County has received recognition from a national organization.  At the 12th International PATHS® Conference, held in Chicago, Illinois, May… Read more »

SEL Working in Chicago Schools

Posted under Chicago Public Schools, PATHS in Schools, Social Emotional Learning.

Chicago Public Schools is crediting an emphasis on social emotional learning (SEL) using the PATHS® curriculum for reducing bullying and school violence in the city’s schools. From ABC 7 in Chicago: Chicago Public Schools is crediting a new program for reducing violent behavior and bullying at some schools. Teachers emphasize “social and emotional learning” –… Read more »

Focus on SEL Leads to Calm Cleveland Schools

Posted under Cleveland Metro Schools, PATHS Curriculum, PATHS Training.

The April edition of Urban Educator features Cleveland Metro Schools and their focus on social and emotional learning through use of the PATHS® curriculum: The Cleveland Metropolitan School District is taking disruption out of the classroom by teaching children to control their emotions, starting in the earliest grades. Specifically, the article noted: “Social and emotional… Read more »

Shanghai!

Posted under PATHS in Schools, Social Emotional Learning.

Recently, our team visited Shanghai and learned more about how the PATHS® curriculum is being implemented there. Here are some pictures from our visit.           For more on social and emotional learning and the PATHS® curriculum, follow @PATHS4Kids

Buffalo Schools See SEL Success

Posted under PATHS Curriculum, PATHS in Schools, PATHS Training, Social Emotional Learning.

From the Buffalo News: Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategies is the program they use for social and emotional learning to teach students about coping with different feelings, conflict resolution and problem-solving. These two, plus two counselors at the middle school, were hired using a nearly $1 million federal grant that lasts two more years. “A major… Read more »