SEL Tips and Techniques


SEL Tip: How To Praise a Child

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Mallory Dorsey, the Program Quality Manager for Wings for Kids, explores three techniques that Wings Leaders—and educators across the country—can use to integrate praise and positive communication into their classrooms. For more from Discovery Education + Wings for Kids, visit

Edutopia Showcases WINGS in Latest Video Series

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

How Learning Happens Video Series Edutopia – the brainchild of award-winning filmmaker George Lucas – is a trusted source shining a spotlight on what works in education. Showing people how they can adopt or adapt best practices, Edutopia tells stories of innovation and continuous learning in the real world. In their video series How Learning Happens, Edutopia … Read More

Revamped SEL Workshops and Trainings for 2020 and Beyond

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Empowering Others with Social Emotional Learning Best Practices Built for 2020 and Beyond To meet the needs of today’s educators and students, we updated our workshops and trainings with you in mind. Can we help you build your own social emotional skillset, reconnect or reengage with students, or build a better foundation for the new, … Read More

How We’re Connecting with WINGS Kids, Staff, and Supporters

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

We’re six-weeks into our “new normal” and what a rollercoaster of emotions! We’ve been experiencing a full-range of highs, lows, and everything in between. This complicated, uncertain time means that we have to lean hard on social-emotional skills like stress-management, cooperation, self-confidence, problem-solving, and empathy. And for kids, we’re trying to create as much consistency and … Read More