Creating Compassionate Classrooms
building social emotional competence
Welcoming ALL Learners
supporting teachers with easy-to-use tools
"It’s easy to implement and students leave every group feeling successful, confident, and excited for the next session."
Cassandra A, Counselor
"Teachers are often asked to offer social skills but are not always given the proper training or tools... to see it in action is just that AHA MOMENT I have been looking for!"
Amy J, Classroom Teacher
"I learned about my brain and my heart."
Logan, age 7
"I learned respect and how to be flexible."
Shawn, age 12
"I learned how to be a better friend."
Jess, age 14
"Our teachers and paraprofessionals agree that their training was some of the most valuable they’ve received in their careers... This social skills curriculum will quickly become the gold standard."
Thomas J, Executive Director, former Superintendent
Students are at the center of all our work. For more than a decade, we've listened to the young people in our classrooms and clinics as we develop and test instructional materials based on foundational research in:
*Theory of Mind
*Acting with Purpose
*Whole Body Listening
How the magic happens!Watch Teri's Blog
Pass the Face Training Video
In this training video, we show you how to lead and play “Pass the Face.” This activity is in Unit 7 of Acting with Purpose, where we introduce...
Benefits of SEL
This great video and article from Edutopia talk about all the research that's been done regarding social emotional and academic competencies, and the growing mountain of evidence telling...