Social Emotional Wellbeing

Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

Social Emotional Well-Being

Current, Vetted Resources for Educators and Parents of Social Emotional Well-Being Support


Resources for Educators

Mindful Circle LogoMindfulness and Circle Activities

Quick Reference Guides and How to Get Started

Collaborative Learning Solutions  LogoDaily Lessons for SEL

Elementary and Secondary lessons that consist of videos and activities for students

Waterford.org LogoSocial Emotional Competency Teaching Activities

15 Ideas for teaching the competencies

Centervention LogoFree SEL Lesson Activities/Worksheets

Worksheets and lesson plans that focus on variety of emotions and competencies

Bakersfield City School District LogoSEL Lessons with a Parent Toolkit

The guide will provide you with lessons on Self-Regulation, Problem Solving, Responsible Decision Making, Self-Management, and Self-Awareness. The tools are divided by grade, with a Parent Toolkit and resources in Spanish.

Scholastic LogoSocial-Emotional Skills for 6-8th grade

Articles on strategies to use with middle school students

McGrawHill LogoSEL in Middle School

Ideas for supporting students in secondary grades

edutopia logoSEL Activities for High School Students

Article on the power of SEL with teenagers and 13 ways to involve them

LAUSD LogoSocial Emotional Activities

LA Unified curriculum to support high school students


Resources for Parents

Bakersfield City School District LogoSEL Lessons with a Parent Toolkit

The guide will provide you with lessons on Self-Regulation, Problem Solving, Responsible Decision Making, Self-Management, and Self-Awareness. The tools are divided by grade, with a Parent Toolkit and resources in Spanish.

Monterey County Behavioral Health LogoResources for Coping with Mental Health

Monterey County Health Department resources in English and Spanish

fablefy logoThree Minute Mindfulness Body Scan video

YouTube video to practice mindfulness

NCTSN LogoParent Guide to Helping Families Cope with the Coronavirus Disease

This resource will help parents and caregivers think about how an infectious disease outbreak might affect their family - both physically and emotionally - and what they can do to help their family cope.

CDC LogoHealthy Habits
Managing anxiety and stress in English and Spanish

Caring for Children in a Disaster
Helping children cope with an emergency or disaster.

Centervention LogoFree SEL Lesson Activities/Worksheets

Worksheets and lesson plans that focus on variety of emotions and competencies

Stack of BooksK-3 Books

Books that support SEL competencies compiled by Tulare COE

understood logoSocial Emotional Learning: What you need to know

Videos and articles about social emotional learning at school and in homes


Resources for Trauma-Informed Care

NCTSN LogoChild Trauma Toolkit for Educators

Basic information about working with traumatized children

Trauma Sensitive Schools LogoNational Center on Safe, Supportive Learning Environments

Understanding triggers and how to provide alternative responses

Center for Parent Information & Resources LogoBuilding Trauma Informed Schools

Center for Parent Information and Resources. Resources to support schools to build trauma informed schools.

We Are Teachers Logo9 Key Resources on Trauma-Informed Schools

Invaluable ways to create a safe space for your students.

Treatment and Services Adaptation Center LogoTreatment and Services Adaptation Center

Becoming a trauma-informed school requires a layered approach to create an environment with clear behavior expectations for everyone, open communication, and sensitivity to the feelings and emotions of others.

Helping Traumatized Children Learn Report CoverTrauma Sensitive Schools

Videos and other resources on the impact of trauma

Education Law Center LogoUnlocking the Door to Learning: Trauma Informed Classrooms and Transformational Schools

Education Law Center. Understanding what is trauma and how to address it

Waterford.org LogoWhat Your School Needs to Know About Trauma Informed Practices

Defining trauma and the impact it has on students

Contacts

Caryn Lewis

Assistant Superintendent
clewis@montereycoe.org
Phone: 831.755.0383

Michelle Rios

Executive Assistant
drios@montereycoe.org
Phone: 831.755.0364

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