Equity in Education Program: Integrating Social-Emotional Learning in the Literacy Classroom

Sat, Oct 12, 2019: 11:00 AM  - 12:30 PM 
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center 
Room: New Orleans Theater A 
Capacity: 690 
Day 3 of the Equity in Education Program at ILA 2019 shifts the focus to evidence-based strategies for integrating social-emotional learning (SEL) in the literacy classroom. Part TED-style presentations, part audience-driven Q&A, this unique and interactive event features leading educators who've improved student outcomes by embracing and promoting SEL in the literacy classroom.


Kimberly Eckert, Brusly High School


Tiana Silvas, New York City Department of Ed. PS 59
Shawna Coppola, The Educator Collaborative
Gerald Dessus, The Philadelphia School
Tamera Slaughter, Center for the Collaborative Classroom

Age Levels

General (age 4-18)


Engaging Classroom Instruction

Intended Audience

Beginning Teachers
Classroom Teachers
Reading Teachers/Specialists/Coaches
School or District Administrators
Undergraduate or graduate students