Social and emotional skills development is quickly taking center stage alongside cognitive skills, technical skills, and content knowledge in both the classroom and the workforce. Use this path to learn the fundamentals of how technology helps support social emotional learning in the classroom. Creating a strong community begins with mindfulness. It continues by supporting students through the use of social emotional learning techniques. Flipgrid helps engage students in meaningful ways through reflection activities. Lastly, we tie it all together by empowering educators in the hybrid classroom environment.
The mindfulness in Minecraft module can enable social and emotional learning in the classroom:
Explore social emotional learning: Mindfulness in Minecraft: Education Edition
Partner modules focused on SEL:
Creative expression and social emotional learning with Buncee
Enhance social and emotional learning (SEL) with School Day
- Describe how social and emotional learning practices benefit the classroom environment through having impact on student behavior, higher test scores, and overall student well-being.
- Apply technology, for example Microsoft Teams, Flipgrid, and Reflection, to create a classroom community centered on collaboration, communication, and creativity.
- Create student-centered classroom environments based on social and emotional skill development to increase the emotional intelligence students will need for their future.