By Leigh Anderson
Social-emotional learning is not an educational trend and and it can be integrated into existing lessons. In this podcast, Leigh Anderson, author of Team discusses
- why SEL is important,
- how physical education and health inspires growth in the whole child, and
- examples of skills students need to be successful in life.
Leigh Anderson is an Instructional Coach in White Bear Lake, Minnesota where she applies many social emotional learning and team building concepts. In addition to her elementary teaching, coaching and intervention experience, Leigh taught at the Graduate level in the Masters of Teaching and Learning program at Saint Mary’s University. She has co-authored three books dealing with best practices in education and has presented both nationally and internationally. Leigh holds a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and a Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction.