Dr. Mark Brackett To Deliver Keynote Presentation On September 16th
CSA and ELI are pleased to announce that Dr. Marc Brackett will deliver a keynote presentation on Monday, September 16th at 8:30am at the High School of Fashion Industries. His new book, Permission to Feel: Unlocking the Power of Emotions to Help Our Kids, Ourselves, and Our Society Thrive will be delivered to every school throughout New York City. Click here to register. Principals are encouraged to bring teachers and guidance counselors. All non-CSA members can register here.
Marc Brackett, Ph.D., is the Founder and Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and a Professor in the Child Study Center of Yale University. He is the lead developer of RULER, an evidence-based approach to social and emotional learning that has been adopted by nearly 2,000 pre-K through high schools across the United States and in other countries. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL). As a researcher for over 20 years, Brackett has focused on the role of emotions and emotional intelligence in learning, decision making, creativity, relationships, health, and performance. He has published 125 scholarly articles and received numerous awards and accolades for his work in this area. He also consults regularly with corporations, such as Facebook, Microsoft, and Google on integrating the principles of emotional intelligence into employee training and product design.