The D.C. School Behavioral Health Community of Practice virtual meeting on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, CoP Meeting: Social Emotional Learning: Beyond the School Walls. Rachel Sadlon (Center for Health and Health Care in Schools), Dr. Kenya Coleman (DCPS) and Lisa Shaw (School Talk), the leaders of the “Positive School Climate and Social and Emotional Learning” Practice Group, led the discussion about the strategies that promote positive school climate.
The meeting objectives are:
- Describe how school climate and social-emotional learning support a Tier 1 strategy
- Learn how to use restorative circles virtually to build relationships and prosocial skills in students
- Share strategies and resources for improving school climate and promoting social-emotional learning virtually
- Advance the work of the Practice Groups and share next steps