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14 fun SEL activities to bring families together at home

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Respectful Ways is pleased to offer this checklist of fun activities that children of all ages can do with the whole family. These activities foster creativity, discussions, imagination and growth. Your family will get to know each other better — … READ MORE

Free Social-Emotional Learning Printouts for Home or School!

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Learning social skills and emotional intelligence is a year-round experience, and most effective when it is reinforced at home. Respectful Ways is giving away access to some of our most popular discussion-and-activity printouts from our curriculum: Home Connects! Home Connects … READ MORE

5 Fun Ways to Keep Kids’ Social Skills Fresh: Print This Summer Guide

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Summertime doesn’t have to mean a slide in personal growth. These fun activities can help kids keep their Social-Emotional Learning fresh over the summer, and learn more about themselves and others along the way. Print this guide to summertime SEL, … READ MORE

Respectful Ways Celebrates SEL Day 2022

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Respectful Ways Celebrates the 3rd Annual International Social-Emotional Learning Day: Building Bonds, Re-imagining Community Why it’s important, and ways we can help you celebrate   The Basics: On March 11, 2022, Respectful Ways joins communities across the globe to celebrate … READ MORE

Mental Health Action Day

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May 20, 2021: MTV’s First National Mental Health Action Day is driving people to take a first mental health action for themselves or others Respectful Ways Social-Emotional Learning Programs is proud to announce its partnership in the first-ever Mental Health … READ MORE

10 Things to Teach Children About Cyberbullying

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We already know that kids are spending a lot more time in front of screens.  Smartphones provide a great outlet for connecting with friends.  However, learning to disconnect and set boundaries for tech time is only one part of practicing … READ MORE

6 Ways to Balance Device Screen Time

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Smartphones and Distraction: 6 Ways to Balance Device Screen Time Today’s flood of digital distractions can keep us from staying focused on teaching, learning, and connecting with the people around us. Being truly present in our environment and engaged in … READ MORE

5 Tips to Improve Your Digital Well-being During COVID-19

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How do we maintain a healthy relationship with technology during a pandemic? The worldwide health crisis disrupted how we socially interact, transformed the workplace, and shifted classrooms. Educators, students, and parents were forced to quickly adopt virtual learning, where navigating … READ MORE