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Consumer’s Guide to Social and Emotional Assessment, Part II: Reliability and Its Consequences

This is the second part in our blog series about how to evaluate the merits of an SEL assessment. The last post provided an overview of judging whether an assessment is up to the task. Upcoming blog posts will demystify …

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Consumer’s Guide to Social and Emotional Assessment, Part I: How To Know if an Assessment is Up to Snuff

A Consumer’s Guide to Social and Emotional Assessment Before getting into the business of assessing student social and emotional competence, most people would agree that it is wise to critically evaluate assessment options. Here’s the catch: Most people don’t have …

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Specialization, Social and Emotional Learning (SEL), and a Whole Bigger than the Sum of the Parts

Specialization in Social and Emotional Learning The field of social and emotional learning (SEL), like most fields, has its silos. This, as I see it, is the inevitable and natural consequence of the high level of sustained effort required to …

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