SEL Fact of the Week, 10/31

73% of students believe that “Teachers recognize students who are kind and helpful. These students are…

  • 8 times more likely to believe that teachers enjoy working with students
  • 6 times more likely to think teachers care about them as individuals
  • 5 times more likely to feel teaches encourage students to make decisions
  • 4 times more likely to say they are proud of their school
  • 4 times more likely to report they are encouraged to be creative at school
  • 4 times more likely to believe school is preparing them well for their futures
  • 3 times more likely to feel school is a welcoming and friendly place
  • 3 times more likely to say they enjoy participating in classes
  • 3 times more likely to believe  their classes help them understand what is happening in their everyday lives

…than students who do not agree kind and helpful students are recognized.

My Voice student survey incorporates data from more than one million students and student focus groups, as well as field observations and interviews spanning three decades and several countries. – Russell Quaglia/Michael Corso

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