Please support our work by reviewing with your child the Second Step HomeLinks that occasionally come home. The Home Links reinforce your child's learning and also let you know what we're teaching in class. I felt crestfallen when some students told me, "My parents just throw those away. It's not real homework -- like math or spelling." I would argue that it is even more important than math or spelling. The outcomes for children and adults who have strong social-emotional skills are more promising than for children and adults who lack those skills. https://www.edutopia.org/sel-research-learning-outcomes
Why Social Emotional Learning?