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Teacher Institute

SEL in the Academic Classroom

Frequently Asked Questions


Who should attend?


The Teacher Institute: SEL in the Academic Classroom is aimed at formal educators who teach grades 4-12.  However, any Educator or School Administrator who wants to:

-create equitable classrooms

-address social and emotional needs

-boost student learning
-rethink discipline
-build connection that catalyzes content

-avoid burnout

will benefit from this training.


Technical Requirements

To get the most out of our time together, you'll want to be prepared with:

A laptop or desktop computer

The latest updated Zoom app

A quiet place to focus

Note taking materials

Your favorite teambuilding, SEL and academic activities to share

Your school's SEL curriculum

Join us for four days of training and connection!

July 27-August 5

Zoom meetings Tuesdays and Thursdays 

9am-11am EST

Every meeting will be full of interactive lessons and activities suitable for almost any classroom.

Tentative Itinerary

Summer 2021


Tuesday, July 27

Engineering a Collaborative Classroom


Tuesday, July 29

Use Your Words: SEL ELA and ELL

Tuesday, August 3

Group Work: Complex Instruction and Inquiry Based Learning


Thursday, August 5

Beginnings, Endings and Transitions


Registration and Payment


A limited number of scholarships are available.  Applications are due July 10.  Recipients will be notified after July 16.  

Your spot is reserved by filling out the online registration form and submitting payment.  The registration fee of $125 includes:

  • Four zoom meetings

  • Asynchronous assignments

  • All materials

  • 8 SCECH hours 

Payment can be made by credit card, paypal, check or purchase order.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation can be arranged by contacting Lucinda at  A partial refund will be issued at the time of cancellation.

Registration fees may be transferred to another individual by contacting Whole Planet Consulting at the email above.

The refund and cancellation policy will not be waived.

In the event Whole Planet Consulting must cancel the Institute due to unforeseen circumstances, Whole Planet Consulting will refund the cost of registration.