The "CASEL 5"

Increasingly, schools, districts, and states across the country are adopting and implementing evidence-based SEL strategies to support local priorities.

In April of 2019, the BRRSD formally adopted 5 core competencies or skills, also known as the "CASEL 5", as it's SEL instructional framework.

The "CASEL wheel"

CASEL has developed a framework to social and emotional learning, otherwise known as the "CASEL wheel". The CASEL SEL Framework includes five core social and emotional competencies which are broad, interrelated areas that support learning and development.

4 Key Settings

The rings around the circle indicate four key settings where students live and grow. School-family-community partnerships coordinate SEL practices and establish equitable learning environments across all of these contexts.