Ever wondered what CEOs, presidents, elite athletes and top performers have in common? Expert coaches and advisors. Social emotional skills development is the bedrock of high performance coaching. SEL greatly influences children's ability to thrive over the long-run by equipping them with positive thinking, appropriate coping mechanisms, positive thinking and emotional resiliency.
80% of educators believe social emotional wellbeing is crucial for academic success (Economist Intelligence Unit).
Leading companies, such as Google, AllState, and Bank of America prioritize social emotional skills when hiring.
Fortune 500 execs unanimously singled out communication and problem-solving skills as equal to or important than technical skills.
Children with good social emotional skills perform and behave better at school and at home.
On average, children experience an 11% gain in academic achievement that lasts more than a decade from social emotional education.
Admissions rate to Ivy League colleges have decreased in the last decade and strength in soft skills is an important differentiating factor.