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Belonging and becoming: the power of social and emotional learning in high schools
Format: Book
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Harvard Education Press
Place of Publication: Cambridge, MA
Pages: 219
Source ID: shanti-sources-107061

Despite growing attention to the importance of grit and other character traits for student achievement, developing such qualities rarely figures in secondary school curricula. Based on extensive interviews and on-site visits, Belonging and Becoming tells the stones of five high schools with a national reputation for infusing rigorous academics with social and emotional learning and the demonstrable benefits that result for students.