MySEL stands for “My Social and Emotional Learning”. The app is designed to help teachers understand how they can best support children’s social and emotional learning. The app was created from an interest to find an alternative way for teachers to complete the paper version of the “inventory of practice”. This format will promote the dissemination of the tool to a population of teachers who find digital platforms more user-friendly. The app guides teachers through the inventory of practice, allowing them to choose the frequency of their use of the various practices. At the end of the inventory, teachers can choose to have a Professional Development Certificate sent to them for their participation.
This evaluation produces a comprehensive overview of how consistently best practices are being implemented by teachers in their classrooms. It provides valuable data that teachers can use to inform their practices. This data can serve several purposes:
Download the MySEL app for Apple devices from the App Store.
The Pyramid Model has supported social and emotional development in early childhood classrooms for over 20 years. Through evidence-based research, innovative techniques, and global reach, the Pyramid Model empowers children from birth to 5 years to succeed in school and life. The inventory of practice is one Pyramid Model tool that evaluates practices within the social and emotional curriculum and daily care of children.
To learn more about the Pyramid Model visit https://www.pyramidmodel.org/