This month’s digital Family Engagement content is focused on social-emotional learning to provide families with tips and strategies to support their students in building solid social-emotional skills.

Secondary Resources:

Please follow the link for the video “Why Do We Lose Control of Our Emotions?” for middle school students and families. High school families can view Parents Still Make A Difference, which highlights helping teens face school challenges (also available in Spanish).

Here are some additional resources:

  • Sanford Harmony is a free online SEL learning program for families with students in PreK-6th Grade.
  • TeentribePeer-to-peer support group for teens faced with mental health challenges and complex family dynamics.
  • Care Solace – Free mental health services for families and students.
  • High School Trust Your Gut – This 9-12th grade activity can be done at home as a family.
  • Middle School SEL Activity Packet – These 6th-8th grade activities can be completed at home.
  • Rethink Ed- Promote and support your students’, families’, staff’s, and educators’ social, emotional, mental, and behavioral wellness. Check with your school on accessing Rethink Ed through your student’s clever account.