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This is the first study to examine the measurement properties of a set of curated scales measuring students’ perceptions of their social-emotional competencies and of their school’s culture and climate. In this study, we examine how well the surveys were designed. Specifically, we explore the extent to which the items provide consistent and new information ...
A Data-Informed Approach to Supporting Student Agency
Social awareness is the ability to take the perspective of and empathize with others from diverse backgrounds and cultures, to understand social and ethical norms for behavior, and to recognize family, school, and community resources and supports.
Click here to access our latest educator toolkit for this competency.
MESH – Mindsets, Essential Skills, and Habits – refers to the subset of intrapersonal and interpersonal mindsets and competencies that have shown to be: meaningful, measurable and malleable.
Examples of MESH include self-management, growth mindset, and social competence.