SEL and “Equity Creep”

Who knew that social-emotional learning (SEL) was controversial?

This paragraph (part of a larger essay) is from the Fordham Institute.

“A standard feature of the education landscape are the hundreds—even thousands—of consultants, assessment providers, and curriculum developers acting as camp followers, soaking up the dollars attached to the fads and groupthink. At present, that means adding “equity” to every PowerPoint and sales pitch. Proponents of SEL might be snake-oil hucksters and their customers sold dubious practices, but they’re not architects of an occult plot.”

After the Test

Students had to take an online ELA test in the computer lab.

After the test, they relaxed with defly.io, 1v1.lol, coolmathgames.com, and typingclub.com.

Broken Glass

Punched Glass

Punched Glass

A tussle, a teacher restraining a student, POW! the student punches through a glass window. And your faithful blogger was on the scene to catch all the details.

Punched Glass

Punched Glass

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