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SEL630: SEL Strategies


Handbook of Social and Emotional Learning: Research & Practice.

Durlak, J. A., Domitrovich, C. E. Weissberg, R. P. & Gullotta, T. P. (Eds.). (2015). Handbook of social and emotional learning: Research and practice. The Guilford Press. ISBN for eBook: 9781462520176 

The Action Research Guidebook: A process for pursuing equity and excellence in education.

Sagor, R. D. & Williams, C. (2017). The Action Research Guidebook: A Process for Pursuing Equity in Education. Corwin. eText ISBN: 9781506380612


From the Durlak textbook:

  • Afterword -- Making SEL work for all children: Comer 
  • Afterward -- The future of SEL: Goleman 
  • Chapter 9 -- SEL Programs for Preschool Children: Bierman & Motamedi 
  • Chapter 10 -- SEL in Elementary School Settings: Identifying Mechanisms that Matter, Rimm-Kaufman & Hulleman 
  • Chapter 11 -- A Review of Classroom-Based SEL Programs at the Middle School Level: Jagers, Harris, & Skoog 
  • Chapter 12 -- SEL in High School: Williamson, Modecki, & Guerra 

From the Sagor & Williams textbook:

  • Chapter 7 -- Building a data collection plan 
  • Chapter 8 -- Analyzing the data 

Action Research Connection

In Week Three, you will submit an ARC assignment. You may start on this now with some of the chapters from this week. You may locate the template in Week Three if you want to get a headstart.