Online Program

Social Emotional Learning for School Nurses

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Dr. Mary McCarthy explains the importance of social emotional learning for students.  She discusses what it is, how social emotional behaviors positively impact academic success, and how school nurses can assess social emotional competencies. 

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Cost: $ 20.00

Contact Hours 1.5

Objectives:

As a result of this online program, participants will be able to:

  •  Define Social and Emotional Learning for students
  •  Generate at least two connections between School Nursing practice and SEL
  •  Research what your school has currently in place for SEL
  •  Locate SEL resources and evidence based practices for personal and collaborative team planning
  •  Explain the SEL difference between NCLB and ESSA
  •  Identify how ESSA funds may be used for SEL

Presenter:


Dr. Mary McCarthy has an extensive educator career as a teacher, and a school and district administrator.  In addition to her vast experience, Mary has been very involved in Social Emotional Learning. She has presented nationally and internationally on SEL, published journal articles and co-authored a book chapter on SEL.


MA State Coordinator, Character Education Partnership (CEP) Washington, D.C. 2006-2014
Key Presenter, Boston University, Center for Character Education and Social Responsibility Conference on Service-Learning, January 2014
Presenter, Conference on School Climate with Maurice Elias, January 2013
Presenter, B.U. conference on Anti-Bullying, January 2012
Board Member, B.U. Center for Character Education & Social Responsibility, 2012-2014 
Presenter, Social & Emotional Alliance for MA (SAM) Conferences at Wellesley College, 2012- 2014
Co-presenter, Mass. Secondary School Principals Association Conference, Falmouth, MA, Global Education, July 2013
Board member, Social & Emotional Alliance for Massachusetts (SAM) 2012-2015

Presenter Disclosure Statement:
In accordance with Northeastern University School Health Academy requires that presenters disclose any relationship (e.g., shareholder, recipient of research grant, consultant, or member of an advisory committee) that the presenter may have with commercial companies whose products or services may be mentioned in their presentations. The existence of these relationships is provided for the information of participants and should not be assumed to have an adverse impact on faculty presentations.

THIS PRESENTER HAS NO CONFLICT OF INTEREST TO DECLARE AND THIS PROGRAM HAD NO COMMERCIAL SUPPORT.

Continuing Education Information:

Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Participants successfully completing this program and completing an online evaluation will receive a certificate of contact hours issued. Certificates may be printed and will also be accessible on the neusha.org website under participants' account histories. 

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