Music Education Tip: Social-Emotional Learning through Songwriting!
The last few months have been challenging for many, to say the least. Our students need an outlet to express their emotions now, more than ever. With the summer passing us by and schools starting up again in some way, shape, or form, educators might want to consider this approach to Social-Emotional Learning through Songwriting.
The article, titled “Engaging Students with Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) through Songwriting” speaks to some of the positive takeaways of SEL, how to implement it into your classroom through the activity of songwriting (which can work well for a remote learning situation), and addressing potential trauma in songwriting. Check out the full article for specifics.