Social-Emotional Learning

Culturally Responsive SEL
with an Equity Lens

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.


Know your
strengths and limitations, with
a well-grounded sense of confidence, optimism, and a “growth mindset.”


manage stress, control impulses, and motivate yourself to set and achieve goals.

Social Awareness

Understand the perspectives of others and empathize with them, including those from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

Relationship Skills

Communicate clearly, listen well, cooperate with others,
resist inappropriate social pressure, negotiate conflict constructively, and seek and offer help when needed.

Responsible Decision-Making

Make constructive choices about personal behavior and social interactions based on ethical standards, safety, and social norms.

Educational Leadership Training that Teaches SEL:

Tici’ess was featured as a resource in The Association of California School Administrators’ Mental Wellness Toolkit for Educators, highlighting the impact of her work in mindfulness and social-emotional learning on the California school system.

You cannot teach what you do not embody

-Tovi Scruggs-Hussein

Let's Heal Our Schools & Systems by
Cultivating Conscious, Connected, & Courageous Leaders™

Cultivating Conscious, Connected, & Courageous Leaders™

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SELf-Transformation for School & Systemic Transformation™

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