According to a new survey, more than 80 percent of teachers say they are spending more time in social-sensitive education (SEL) than ever before.
Teachers’ Salary Teachers (TPT) released its Education State May 2022 report, which surveyed more than 2,000 U.S. educators to understand their perspectives on student well-being and socio-mental health status, the way schools handle these needs, and socio-sensitive learning in the classroom. SEL) Introduction and overall health of the teaching profession.
Key findings of the May 2022 State of Education report include:
Mental health of students is at the top of the minds of educators
- 90% of teachers say that their concern for students’ mental health and socio-emotional needs has increased since the outbreak.
- 63% of teachers report that a student or their parent has sought help for mental health or socio-emotional concerns in the past two years.