Take 5 for SEL
Whole Child, Whole Community Learning
March 2023 ~ SEL Day, Neurodiversity Celebration, National Women's History Month and Youth Art Month!
March 2nd, Texas Independence Day
March 3rd, Hays CISD Scholarship Fair *See e-flyer below!
March 2nd, 6th & 7th, 5:30 - 7:30 pm Student Art Reception at Old Buda Elementary
March 10th, #SEL Day
March 11th - 19th SPRING BREAK
March 12th Daylight Savings Time: Spring Ahead 1 Hour.
March 13-19th is Neurodiversity Celebration Week
March 20th First Day of Spring
Friday, March 10th is #SELday!
Uplifting Hearts, Connecting Minds
Young people, families, business leaders, educators, and community partners are focusing on the critical skills and environments needed for academic success and whole-person flourishing.
- SEL builds the fundamental skills that unlock key learning aptitudes across all developmental stages.
- SEL provides proactive and preventative measures in addressing students' safety, mental health and well-being needs.
- SEL makes a difference and the research demonstrates that an education that promotes SEL has a positive impact on a wide range of outcomes including academic performance, healthy relationships, mental wellness and more.
SEL Across Hays CISD
Every one of our 26 schools is actively working to build, develop and strengthen students' and adults' SEL capacity.
The Child Mind Institute~ Resources to Overcome Test Anxiety
Celebrating and Supporting Neurodiversity Week!
We're proud to be supporting Neurodiversity Celebration Week 2023!
Neurodiversity Celebration Week is a worldwide initiative that challenges stereotypes and misconceptions about neurological differences.
Together, let's change the narrative to understand, accept and celebrate neurodiversity!
Build Skills Over Spring Break!
Participating in active games is a great way to build self-regulation skills.
Children's executive function, self-regulation, and physical skills develop rapidly. Every child develops at their own pace and the games they play should be challenging but not too frustrating. Check out this video with ways to build self-regulation and support developing physical skills.
Newsletter Author: ESSER SEL Specialist Tracy Mayhue
Check out the April Issue of Take 5 for SEL on Monday April 3rd!