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Issue #14 - Transforming Education Newsletter

Issue #14 - Transforming Education Newsletter
By Global Citizenship Foundation • Issue #14 • View online
Issue 14 of the Transforming Education Newsletter features an article by the University of Central Florida’s Sacha Cartagena from the 2nd Edition of the .ed Magazine — a quarterly curated issue-based digital magazine for educators.
What do you get in this newsletter?
⛳️ Article of the week; ☘️ Three upcoming 🗓 global events ; 💫 Author spotlight, along with 🗞news and updates from the Global Citizenship Foundation. 
Do scroll towards the end of the newsletter to know how you can help me and my team :)

🌟 Featured Article
Social-Emotional Learning — An Essential Vehicle to Promote Inclusive Education
Authentic social-emotional learning can benefit all students, as it necessitates the inclusion of students of all forms of diversity, especially students with disabilities, to meet the objectives outlined within this definition of SEL.
Inclusion is a necessary component of social-emotional learning (SEL), and effective SEL is a vehicle for successful inclusion. The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning(1), a leading organization in SEL research and implementation, defines SEL as the process of acquiring the “knowledge, skills, and attitudes to develop healthy identities, manage emotions and achieve personal and collective goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain supportive relationships, and make responsible and caring decisions”(2). For students with disabilities, SEL targets many skill deficits manifested by cognitive and emotional disabilities. Authentic social-emotional learning necessitates the inclusion of students of…[Read Full Story Here]
🎫 Upcoming Global Events
💫 Author Spotlight
Dr. Stephanie M. Jones is the Gerald S. Lesser Professor of Child Development and Education in the Harvard Graduate School of Education at Harvard University. Her research, anchored in prevention science, focuses on the effects of poverty and exposure to violence on children and youth’s social, emotional, and behavioral development.
Know more about Dr. Stephanie M. Jones here.
🤩 Global Citizenship Foundation Events and Updates
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Please stay safe and do take care!
Invested in your success,
— Aaryan Salman
Editor, .ed Magazine
President, Global Citizenship Foundation
There is no greater disability in society than the inability to see a person as more.” - Robert M. Hensel
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