SEL Resources

Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources for Families




Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) CASEL



Mental Health




Overcoming Obstacles – K-12




Second Step – K-8  Second Step



Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources for Staff


SEL Screener/Intervention/Progress Monitoring Tools


SEL Check-In Resources


Social Emotional Learning Articles/Resources


SEL Elementary Websites


SEL Secondary Websites


SEL School Counseling Websites


Social Emotional Learning Books

  • Fostering Resilient Learners, Kristin Van Marter Souers with Pete Hall
  • Relationship, Responsibility, and Regulation, Kristin Van Marter Souers, Pete Hall, et al.
  • Behavior: The Forgotten Curriculum -- An RTI Approach for Nurturing Essential Life Skills (Transform Your Differentiated Instruction, Assessment, and Behavior-Management Strategies), Chris Weber
  • Culturize:  Every Student. Every Day. Whatever It Takes., Jimmy Casas
  • Help for Billy: A Beyond Consequences Approach to Helping Challenging Children in the Classroom, Heather T. Forbes
  • Teaching to Strengths:  Supporting Students Living with Trauma, Violence and Chronic Stress, Debbie Zacarian, Lourdes Alvaraez-Ortiz, and Judie Hayes
  • All Learning is Social and Emotional:  The Hidden Curriculum
  • The Formative Five:  Fostering Grit, Empathy, and Other Success Skills Every Student Needs, Thomas R. Hoerr
  • The Morning Meeting Book, Roxann Kriete, and Carole Davis
  • Taking Social-Emotional Learning Schoolwide:  The Formative Five Success Skills for Students and Staff, Thomas R. Hoerr
  • Teaching to Empower:  Taking Action to Foster Student Agency, Self-Confidence, and Collaboration, Debbie Zacarian and Michael Silverstone
  • Relentless:  Changing Lives by Disrupting the Educational Norm, Hamish Brewer
  • Better Than Carrots or Sticks:  Restorative Practices for Positive Classroom Management, Dominique Smith, Douglas Fisher, et al.
  • Hacking School Discipline:  9 Ways to Create a Culture of Empathy and Responsibility Using Restorative Justice, Nathan Maynard, and Brad Weinstein


CharacterStrong – K-12


Social Emotional Learning PD