Research continues to show that mastery of social-emotional skills is critical for academic and workplace success. One large study showed that implementing an SEL Curriculum increased academic performance by 11 percentile points. And a 2019 survey of HR professionals found that they considered soft skills equally or more important for hiring than specific, task-oriented hard skills.
But, once an SEL program has been implemented, how can progress be measured? Join author Anthony Pearson, LPC – a school counselor in Marietta, GA – for this 90-minute webinar to gain a high-level view of various measurement tools. Attendees will gain an understanding of how to use self-reporting, observations from others, behavioral documentation and academic data points. Anthony will share several specific practices that have proven effective, including dots-in-a-box, school-wide archaeology and teacher communication ideas. He will reveal how becoming intentional about measuring these skills can become a core part of the SEL curriculum -- so your school’s practice can make the most impact on students.
The 29.00 registration fee includes a PDF copy of the PowerPoint presentation that will accompany the live presentation. This will be emailed to each registrant via the email address provided at registration.
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Anthony Pearson, LPC is an Elementary School Counselor with Marietta City Schools in Atlanta, a Licensed Therapist and an author. He has been a School Counselor of the Year and Writer of the Year for his county and region. In 2012, Anthony was recognized as one of the top ten school counselors in the nation. Anthony is the author of two children’s books as well as two school counseling books including Counseling with Color and Guidance with Good Measure and is nearly always writing and researching. He has presented nationally and regionally on a wide array of topics - from quantifying counseling interventions to new best practices. Anthony doesn’t think that data should be a “four-letter” word. He is excited to see counselors finding new ways to make positive impacts on kids and he believes that educators who lean into their own passions and experiences create spaces for students to thrive and grow.