Readin’, Writin’, and Regulatin’ Emotions
Third graders at P.S. 60 Alice Austen School (Staten Island,NY) use their emotion skills to help them be their best selves and educators create a learning environment where emotions matter. Take a closer look inside this RULER school in this New Yorker article.Source: The New Yorker
Cipriano & Pape: Building a Climate of Belonging in Schools Opens the Door for Robust — and Joyful — Teaching and Learning
When done right, schools can foster healthy and positive development in their students. In this op-ed by Dr. Chris Cipriano, Director of Research at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, and Dr. Barbara Pape, Sr. Director of the Learner Variability Project at Digital Promise, define strategies schools can use to nurture a sense of belonging for each student.Source: The 74
State Rep. Cristin McCarthy Vahey (opinion): New tools to help our emotional well-being
As CT state representatives like Cristin McCarthy Vahey support new legislation in response to the growing mental health crisis among youth, Dr. Marc Brackett and the team at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence are working to provide CT school communities with strategies to support mental health and well-being.Source: CT Post
YCEI Releases Brief on Making Universal SEL Accessible for All
SEL approaches are often designed in ways that are inaccessible to students with learning differences, like autistic students. A team at YCEI is working to create inclusive practices that support accessible SEL for all learners.Source: YCEI News & Events
Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence Awarded the 2022 Horizons National Hero Award
Since 2018, the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and Horizons National has worked together to implement the RULER approach in over 30 Horizon sites. Horizons National supports a network of out-of-school time academic and youth development programs bringing science, art, reading, math, field trips, swimming, and much more to students in communities where those experiences are not available or not equally accessible. The collaboration between YCEI and Horizons has helped thousands of students and their families use emotions wisely, build healthier relationships, and promote positive learning environments.
Moving Forward for the Health of Women: A Conversation with Dean Nancy J. Brown
Yale School of Medicine Dean Brown and Women's Health Research at Yale Director Carolyn M. Mazure, PhD, speak about the importance of research, the value of a focus on studying women, the influence of biology and social factors that differentially affect the health of women and men, community outreach, diversity, equity, and more.
Building useful, web-based educational assessment tools for students, with students: a demonstration with the school climate walkthrough
The process outlined in this article can guide future research in building the next generation of educational assessments for adolescents and disrupting harmful or exclusionary school practices.Source: Taylor & Francis Online
Stefano Daniele wins the 2021 Porter Prize
Judged and awarded together with the Field Prize, the Porter Prize is one of few prizes awarded university-wide, across disciplines. The prize is given for a written work of scholarship in any field in which it is possible, through original effort, to gather and relate facts and/or principles and to make the product of general human interest. The prize was established in 1872 by the Kingsley Trust Association (The Scroll and Key Society) in honor of the late Professor Porter, who received a bachelor’s degree from Yale in 1842.
Yale's Cedarhurst School Addresses Special Education Needs During COVID-19 Pandemic
In early March 2020, leaders of Cedarhurst anticipated likely closure of their school building as the COVID-19 pandemic grew. The teachers and staff launched an intensive effort to create a comprehensive distance learning program, modifying curricula and addressing internet connectivity and technology resources for students.
A giant in his field: A global tribute to the life & legacy of child welfare pioneer, Edward Zigler
Scholars around the globe honor the late Edward Zigler—founding father of Head Start and trailblazer in early childhood development, developmental science, and social policy—in a special journal issue.Source: Medium