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Major National SEL Report Released

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

From a Nation at Risk to a Nation at Hope Recommendations from the National Commission on Social, Emotional, & Academic Development   The Aspen Institute National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development released a major national report yesterday, From a Nation at Risk to a Nation at Hope, calling on all sectors of society … Read More

Partner Spotlight: Center for Schools and Communities

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Spreading SEL, Together Professional Development and Technical Assistance   New this fall, WINGS has partnered with The Center for Schools and Communities to provide on-going professional development and technical assistance opportunities for the education agencies, community-based organizations, and state and local departments they serve. The Center’s mission is to help clients increase their knowledge, awareness, … Read More

September is Self-Improvement Month

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Celebrating Self-Improvement Month how we teach responsible decision making   We often get asked, “Do you have WINGS for adults?!” While we don’t have programs geared towards grown-ups, a lot of what we teach kids can be used by adults, too. In honor of National Self-Improvement Month, we’re sharing our tip for making smart choices. … Read More

3 Ways to Help Educators Develop Social Emotional Skills

Monday, June 18, 2018

Originally posted by Getting Smart.  June 14, 2018 By: Jessica Lovins   We are not born with social-emotional skills. They are formed in childhood, cultivated throughout our lives, and can continue to grow and evolve. Therefore, in order for children to learn and witness social-emotional learning (SEL), it must begin with adults. The organization I … Read More