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We All Teach SEL: Gratitude Activities and Tools for Students

Resources to inspire gratitude in every classroom, every day.
Building SEL (social and emotional learning) skills such as gratitude requires face-to-face interactions, meaningful discussion, and reflection. Edtech is no complete substitute for that, but there are tools that can supplement the development of character in the classroom and at home. According to the Character Lab, gratitude is: appreciation of the benefits we receive from others and the desire to reciprocate. While some tools focus specifically on gratitude, the ... Read more
In the Classroom, Technology Integration, Tools

Expert Article: Kids and Multitasking

Explore research on how media multitasking affects productivity and development.
In this article, Dr. Patricia Greenfield and Yalda T. Uhls, from UCLA and Children’s Digital Media Center, help us make sense of some of the research being done on how multitasking affects productivity ... Read more
In the Classroom

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