Posts by PSELI Palm Beach County

SEL Team Time at Crosspointe Elementary Afterschool Program

New OST practitioners participate in a virtual SEL onboarding session this week, where they learned about the PSELI Initiative and created a plan to practice adult SEL and incrementally introduce SEL tools and practices to youth with Prime Time support. They shared how they have already been practicing self-care to manage work and school responsibilities…

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Youth Learn About Resiliency in Afternoon Meeting

2nd to 4th graders at Forest Hill Elementary Afterschool Program spent time sharing their emotion colors of the day, reviewing the meaning of resiliency, and talking about what they would do to deal with a situation that wasn’t going their way in a recent Afternoon Meeting. Youth also reflected on their favorite parts of the meeting and…

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Pahokee Elementary Creates Designated Space for Adult SEL

Pahokee Elementary announces the grand opening of Pahokee’s “New You” Adult SEL Lounge!!  Taking adult SEL to the next level, this space will allow staff – ALL STAFF – to have a space to practice self-care, refresh, and focus on themselves.  Pahkoee is leading the way for adults to apply their own SEL while at work.  Check out the…

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Congratulations SEL Leadership Series Attendees

OST directors and activity leaders from Phase 1 and Phase 2 sites met after Spring Break for the final SEL Leadership session in the series to explore strategies to be more compassionate and inclusive SEL leaders, to integrate tangible SEL practices that honor diversity, promote equity, and intentionally build inclusion through the end of the…

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Inner Explorer and Afternoon Meeting Offer “Reset” to Afterschool Programs

OST Practitioner from Rolling Green Elementary Afterschool Program, a phase 2 site Vanessa Cantave shares the impact that the Inner Explorer Mindfulness App and Afternoon Meetings are having on youth and staff in her program. “We’ve been doing Inner Explorer and Afternoon Meetings. The students enjoy both activities. The best for them is that they are able…

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