Social Emotional Learning

Social emotional learning (SEL) is crucial for students as it provides them with essential skills beyond academics that are necessary for success in school, career, and life. Through SEL, students learn how to manage their emotions, build healthy relationships, develop empathy and understanding for others, make responsible decisions, and effectively communicate their thoughts and feelings. By implementing SEL, educators can help students develop into well-rounded individuals who are not only academically proficient but also emotionally intelligent and equipped to thrive in diverse settings.

District Supported Resources

The Greater Victoria School District provides implementation support for the following resources: (K-8) Second Step (K-7) Ease - Everyday Anxiety Strategies for Educators (8-12) Mental Health Literacy (8-12) Y Mind Teen [searchposts category="District Supported Resources"] ... Read more

SEL Videos

2x10 Video Student Voice 2 x 10 Information Sheet (K-12)  2 x 10 intervention helps to build staff-student relationships, reinforce positive behaviours, convey genuine support, and improve the broader climate and culture... Read more

SEL Assessments and Checklists

Assessments give us a way of tracking and measuring students’ educational experience. They let us see what students are doing well and where they might improve. While SEL assessments are... Read more

SEL District Data

A data-informed approach to SEL is important to educating today's students because it informs the system- wide integration of SEL into school culture and practice. It helps educators invest in... Read more