Why do we celebrate? To mark milestones, spark excitement, share joy, and show gratitude for people who are important to us. Our traditions strengthen our communities and help us carry on our stories and legacies. On March 11, during the third annual SEL Day, this is our moment to celebrate, connect, and re-energize our communities around social and emotional learning (SEL).
With unprecedented demand for SEL from the field, amid a politically charged climate, this year's SEL Day theme of “Finding Common Ground, Pursuing Common Good” embodies the importance of building strong coalitions. Let’s celebrate by recommitting to listening intentionally to one another and deepening our connections across our communities. Learn more.
On this SEL Day, but also every day, consider:
How will we find common ground and pursue common good through SEL?
Read on to find insights and resources for policymakers, educators and leaders, and caregivers.