Maurice J. Elias, director of the Rutgers University Social-Emotional and Character Development Lab, shares tips for teachers on how to help students cope and navigate through this crisis and during this time of online learning. As teachers, you teach more than your subject matter.
Here’s a sneak peek at what he shares:
- Be reassuring
- Promote problem solving and contributions
- Foster self-management and emotion regulation
- Celebrate accomplishments
- Show and encourage empathy and perspective taking
- plus more…