Social and Emotional Education and Development

Social and Emotional Education and Development

MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit



Welcome to our new website!

5th February 2014

We have just launched our Resource Guide for intervention schools. Feel free to browse the resources and get in touch with us if you have any questions.

We have selected programmes for the SEED Resource Guide that have most relevance for social and emotional wellbeing in primary school children, so you should find programmes with the best match in our guide. However, we have drawn from a number of databases that you can explore yourself for additional information and resources:

Cost-effective, evidence based programmes for Healthy Youth Development:

One of the most comprehensive databases of Social and Emotional Learning programmes has been compiled by the US based Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL). We have reviewed this guide and included in the SEED Resource Guide appropriate programmes that we know have been tried and tested in the UK. However, the site provides a useful background to social and emotional learning as well as a compendium of assessment tools: