Providing equitable opportunities for young people’s social, emotional, and academic growth is paramount. Equity in education goes deeper than providing equal education to all students. Equity in education is providing each student with the education they need to live and thrive.
Hear the most recent findings of ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning and how SEL can be leveraged to promote equity. Get a first-hand look at some of the most recent data compiled, using measures of SEL achievement across diverse populations, and an understanding of which approaches yield the most substantive results. And briefly preview ACT’s SEL Solutions—evidence-based K-12 student curriculum, a suite of ELL options, educator professional development, and assessment—that align with CASEL's 5 core competencies.
Evona Jones, Senior Account Executive, ACT SEL Solutions-Mawi Learning and Tessera
Nancy Lewin, Ed.D., Program Director, ACT Center for Equity in Learning
Dana Murano, Ph.D., Research Scientist, ACT Center for Social, Emotional, and Academic Learning
Holly Kurtz, director, Education Week Research Center
Education Week is only hosting this webinar and providing moderation services, including selecting any questions posed by the moderator during the event. All other content was created by the sponsor, who also selected the guests. The opinions expressed in this webinar are those of the sponsor and do not reflect the opinion of or constitute an endorsement by Editorial Projects in Education or any of its publications or employees.
Closed-captioning is available for this event. On the date of the event, you can log in as early as 15 minutes before the start of the webinar. Open the “Closed-Captioning” link from the “resource list” (located at the bottom of the console) to access Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART). A transcript will also be available for download from the resource list within three business days after the event.
For all webinars broadcast by Education Week after August 1, 2019, Certificates of Completion are available to all registered live attendees who attend 46 minutes or more of any webinar. Educators can download a PDF certificate verifying 1 hour of Professional Development credit.