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It’s time to teach SEAL!

You know that Arts Integration is an amazing way to engage your students in authentic learning experiences.  

Now, you can learn how to integrate the arts with social-emotional learning when you learn how to teach SEAL!

If you’re a caring, creative teacher who is ready to start teaching SEAL, be sure to sign up for my FREE online workshop!

Free SEAL Workshop

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Watch this free workshop on-demand and learn the 3 Secrets to Integrating the Arts with Social-Emotional Learning – even when teaching online!

Are you concerned about your students’ social-emotional needs?  Learn how integrating the ARTs with SEL is the answer!

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Join SEAL Teacher Training and learn the mindset, methods and integration of SEAL so that you can transform your teaching and develop your students’ social-emotional learning through the ARTS!

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Positive Self-Talk

What is Positive Self-Talk? The voice inside our own heads is very powerful and something that we can't escape.  What that voice says to us can really affect our mood, our motivation and our growth.  If that voice is always saying things such as, "I bet you couldn't...

How to Make and Use an Emotional Wheel

  Let's Make an Emotion Wheel!   The Emotion Wheel can be a very powerful tool for students to identify and discuss their emotions.  My name is Elizabeth Peterson, and I'm the creator of SEAL: Social-Emotional Artistic Learning where we take the best of what arts...

Art at a Science Museum

Over the summer I was finally able to bring my family to the Boston Museum of Science. My kids are at the perfect age to enjoy and explore the exhibits and activities: everything from the dinosaurs to the electricity, the explorations of sound and space. We saw a show...

How to Use Music to Calm Your Students – Soundtracking

Playing music in your classroom is a great way to create a sense of calm and focus. Want to know how? In this video, I'm going to show you how to Soundtrack your classroom in 6 simple steps. This SEAL strategy is a teacher favorite in my SEAL Teacher Training course...

SEL Framework for Arts Integration

This SEL framework for arts integration will help you integrate the arts with SEL.  You will reach your SEL goals AND integrate the arts.  Win. Win. But it’s actually not only about the integration... SEAL is WAY more than that. It is an entire framework that empowers...

3 Important things to Remember as You Teach from Home

If you are like me, you’ve been teaching remotely now for about 3 or more weeks and, to be honest, there are many more weeks ahead.  Remote teaching is now a reality for so many of us now.  You’ve probably been swamped with resources and expectations, but hopefully...

How Arts Can Help Improve Mental Health

Taking a painting class or visiting a museum can improve your health and transform your life. Now that we are in the middle of a pandemic, millions of people are turning to art to get opportunities for expression or find a creative outlet.  Attraction to art can also...

Friendly Friday™ Activities for the Winter

My students LOVE Friendly Fridays™! What are they?  They are a consistent time during our week when we can focus on SEAL (Social-Emotional Artistic Learning).  We create, we share and we work on our social-awareness and relationship skills. Today, I'm sharing 3...