In the News: Social and Emotional Learning and the PATHS® Program

See what national and state news outlets are reporting about the importance of SEL, and how the PATHS® program is helping students throughout the nation.

NPR: Why Emotional Learning May Be As Important As the ABCs

The New York Times: Teaching Peace in Elementary School

Colorado Public Radio: To Keep Focus On Learning, Montbello Teachers Try To Calm The Classroom

Education Week: Urban Districts Embrace Social-Emotional Learning


Research Reports: The Need for More SEL

More and more studies are showing how social and emotional learning can positively impact children's social and academic lives, in the present and in the future. Read about this growing body of evidence here.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Children With Strong Social Skills in Kindergarten More Likely to Thrive as Adults

Mathematica Policy Research Report: Half of Children Don't Have Sufficient SEL Skills Upon Starting Kindergarten

School Psychology Quarterly: Survey Finds Improved Results on State Achievement Tests with the PATHS® SEL Program

Education Week Poll: Many Teachers Say Children's Social and Emotional Skills Need Work

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