SEL Resources for You and Your Students

Empowering Educators, Parents, and Students to Transition to—and Excel with—Distance and Blended Learning

Students, teachers, and families all benefit from social and emotional learning (SEL)—it has been described as the key to being a successful human. Long-term benefits of SEL include better academic performance, improved attitudes and behaviors, reduced emotional stress, and better workplace teamwork and success.

Scroll down to see our resources that include SEL topics—and so much more!—at all levels, with content supporting the following five competencies of social and emotional learning:

  1. Self-awareness
  2. Self-management
  3. Social awareness
  4. Relationship skills
  5. Responsible decision-making

For more information, contact Jonathan Fredman at +61 02 4782 1919 or JFredman@Infobase.com.

Instant Access to SEL Products through 12/15/20

SEL Products for Teachers, Students, and Parents

Useful for both remote learning and in-class instruction and guidance, the products below include titles that help students develop their sense of self and address these key elements of social and emotional learning:

  • Problem-solving skills (critical-thinking component)
  • Celebrating diversity / perspective-taking
  • Understanding others’ emotions and thoughts
  • Managing stress / anxiety / frustration
  • Growth mindset (vs. fixed mindset)
  • Practicing respectful disagreeing
  • Building community with teamwork

To access the products below, go to: Resources to Support SEL

Username: AUInfobaseSEL
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Access these resources through December 15, 2020. Questions? Need more time? Contact us—we’re here to help.

Learn360 

Learn360 is a one-stop streaming media resource with content for all grades and subjects. Here is a selection of Learn360 content related to SEL:

  • Strategies for School Leaders series
  • Teacher Reflections on Teaching Global Competency series
  • Understanding Anxiety series
  • Understanding Anxiety: A Teacher’s Guide series
  • The Empty Desk: Identifying and Assisting the At-Risk Student
  • Who Will Teach Me About Hate?: The Prejudice Project
  • and many others

Learn more about Learn360.

The World Almanac® for Kids Elementary

Primary-level students can learn about global citizenship, social awareness, religious and cultural diversity, and strategies for dealing with frustration and anger during these challenging times and beyond. Take a look at these topic sections:

  • Character Building
  • Being a Good Citizen
  • Families, Neighborhoods & Communities
  • Holiday Celebrations

Learn more about The World Almanac® for Kids Elementary.

The World Almanac® for Kids

Intermediate-level students can learn about global citizenship, social awareness, religious and cultural diversity, and strategies for dealing with emotions during these challenging times and beyond. Take a look at these topic sections:

  • Character Matters
  • Take a Stand
  • Holidays and Celebrations

Learn more about The World Almanac® for Kids.

Health Reference Center

Health Reference Center provides up-to-date and reliable information on important SEL areas such as mental health, anxiety, and teen issues, with videos, articles, directories, and more. Look for this relevant, timely content:

  • Teen’s Health Center: includes crucial information for teens on topics such as anxiety, depression, and mental health; stress and stress management; and family life and relationships
  • Teens’ Healthy Choices Videos: proprietary video series that offers teen-to-teen guidance with titles such as “Depressed: You Are Not Alone,” “Depression and Social Media,” “Keep Your Anxiety and Stress in Check,” and “What You Can Do and Say to Keep Bullies Away”
  • Children’s Health Center: includes sections on peer pressure, internet and online safety, and other topics relating to development and well-being

Learn more about Health Reference Center.

Issues & Controversies

Issues & Controversies’ unbiased, trustworthy pro/con content on today’s most important issues facilitates key SEL concepts such as respectful disagreeing, problem-solving skills, and perspective-taking, among others. Features such as discussion questions support growth mindset by challenging students to communicate effectively and think critically. By showing two sides to controversial issues, Issues & Controversies enables students to understand the ideas and viewpoints of others and help them reach common ground.

Learn more about Issues & Controversies.

Professional Development and Training

Our Infobase Professional Development & Training Platform offers accessible, actionable, self-directed SEL courses for training or credentialing, including:

Working with Students

  • Social Emotional Learning Essentials
  • Developing Self-Aware Students
  • Connecting Through Vulnerability
  • Developing Self-Management Skills

Teachers’ Own Well-Being:

  • Survival 102: Tips for Teachers
  • Health and Wellness of Educators
  • Developing Healthy Relationship Skills
  • Developing Self-Management Skills

To access our professional development and training courses, go to:

www.infobase.com/SEL/PDT

Username: AUInfobaseSEL
Password: AUInfobaseSEL

Access these resources through December 15, 2020. Questions? Need more time? Contact us—we’re here to help.