Masking Teaches Children Empathy for Themselves and Others

Masking Teaches Children Empathy for Themselves and Others

Masking teaches children empathy for themselves and others and is the emotionally intelligent behavior of adults experiencing this pandemic.  It is such a simple solution and yet meets such resistance from those who have not evolved socially or emotionally. ...
Helping Children Manage Emotions Requires Social and Emotional Learning

Helping Children Manage Emotions Requires Social and Emotional Learning

Today I want to talk about one of the most important things we can do as a parent or teacher, which is, helping children manage emotions. Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand your emotions and manage them and Emotional intelligence skills are not...
Social and Emotional Learning Teaches Delayed Gratification

Social and Emotional Learning Teaches Delayed Gratification

Social and emotional learning includes promoting the important skill of delayed gratification. This became a blatant reality during this pandemic. So many activities were put on hold.  As a result, some managed this well and others put themselves and others in danger....
Social and Emotional Learning: The Disconnect Between Home and School

Social and Emotional Learning: The Disconnect Between Home and School

Lets’ look at Parenting and Social Emotional Learning and how there is a disconnect between school and home environments. Social and emotional learning is crucial to the healthy development of young children.  However, there seems to be a disconnect between what...