New Social and Emotional Learning Program:
Fulton County Schools will being implementing a new county-wide SEL program (social and emotional learning) called Student Success Skills. Student Success Skills will be taught in all schools, by all teachers, to all students. There are six skills that are broken down into several standards across grade levels. Teaching Student Success skills will support students in creating a foundation for managing emotions, healthy relationships,understanding and empathizing with others, being responsible and safe, and learning to cope with difficult situations. The standards will be taught throughout the school year in all learning environments (traditional and remote) to ensure all students engage in and master the skills.
Resources for Parents and Guardians:
Rethink Ed offers several resources to support caregivers and students social, emotional, and behavioral health. These resources provide help with managing behavior and building independence,providing structure and routine, and keeping learning interesting and fun in the home environment. Resources include webinars, videos,guides, blog posts, and more. All Schools. All Teachers. All Students. Visit go.rethinkfirst.com/Rethink-Parent-SELResources to register for your parent and guardian access.
Student Success Skills Schedule:
Students and teachers will participate and engage in Student Success Skills lesson every Tuesday and Thursday during our homeroom time, from 1:00pm-1:25pm.