Implementing Social and Emotional Learning to Improve Student Achievement
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CST)
A check for $15 will be collected at the door for participants who would like to receive administrators' academy credit. Checks should be made payable to Governors State University/MILE.
This year, the focus of the MILE Professional Development Leadership series is Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning. Learn how you can impact your students’ success in school by giving them tools to improve their social and emotional skills.
Implementing Social and Emotional Learning to Improve Student Achievement (Administrators Academy 1374)
November 5, 2014
8:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Governors State University
Workshop cost: $25 (plus $15.00 for Administrators Academy credit)
A check for $15 (made payable to Governors State University/MILE) will be collected at the workshop for academy credit.
This workshop is designed for administrators and will arm you with the research and strategic tools needed to implement academic, social, and emotional learning throughout your buildings and districts. You will learn how you can improve conditions for learning and student achievement. This workshop is presented by Ruth Cross, the Illinois Training Specialist for the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL). At the end of this workshop, you will be able to:
- address the Illinois standards for Social and Emotional Learning (SEL);
- understand the research that supports implementing SEL into your district and school practices and policies;
- understand the structural and strategic supports that improve conditions for learning; and
- assess the current levels of SEL implementation in your buildings.
At the end of this workshop, you will develop a one-year plan outlining next steps to address implementing SEL throughout your district and buildings.
When & Where
Metropolitan Institute for Leadership in Education (MILE)
The Metropolitan Institute for Leadership in Education (MILE), College of Education, continues to support the professional, leadership and executive development needs of senior education leaders in Cook, Iroquois, Kankakee, and Will County school districts. Our practice areas reflect research-based strategic drivers for successful public schools and are integrated with Governors State University's mission and values. MILE aggregates best practices for sharing across and within districts.
For more information about MILE programs, 708.534.4024.