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Use social-emotional learning to prevent bullying

A modern solution to a timeless problem

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The leading SEL program in the nation

The evidence-based Second Step program is taught to more than 10 million U.S. students each year to improve behavior, reduce discipline problems, and boost academic achievement. It teaches Second Step skills such as emotion management, problem solving, assertiveness, and making friends, which are all key to creating an environment that’s safe and welcoming for all students.

The Bullying Prevention Unit gives educators the tools they need to improve school climate and reduce instances of bullying. The unit includes all-staff training in recognizing bullying, using a common language with peers and students. and responding to bullying reports.

Second Step SEL program

Second Step SEL program

Bullying Prevention Unit

Bullying Prevention Unit


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*Receive a coupon code for a free Principal Toolkit with purchase of a Second Step SEL program and Bullying Prevention Unit K–5 bundle.
Coupon code expires March 31, 2017.
ASCD conference contest prize is a free conference registration plus a $1500 expenses stipend. Contest ends January 31, 2017; winner will be notified by email.


Learn more on our website

We have a number of resources for you to learn more about Second Step and social-emotional learning, including:

Our free live webinars give you an in-depth look at social-emotional learning as well as bullying prevention techniques.