The 318 School Board and Administration have set Social and Emotional Learning as a district inititative for the 2019-2020 School Year. This multi-year process is based on the definition by The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL).
Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions. - CASEL
ISD 318 SEL Guiding Principles
Vision: ISD 318 is committed to creating a community of lifelong learners where each person feels safe, valued, and respected.
Mission: To guide students and provide them with tools to develop healthy relationships, resiliency, compassion and self-awareness for lifelong success.