Social and emotional learning (SEL) is an incredibly important aspect of youth development. EMM believes that with a combination of direct and indirect teaching of SEL; youth will gain a greater awareness of themselves and others, develop positive and healthy relationships, and foster compassion for themselves and the world around them. Students need to know how much and why they matter. We are so happy you’re here.
New to EMM? The EMM Curriculum Launch Resources are a great way for you to become familiar with the EMM lesson design and build student background on EMM’s pillars of “I Matter,” “You Matter,” and “We Matter” (You Matter Launch lessons). Take the time to explore the EMM Curriculum Launch Resource and You Matter Launch lessons.
Whether teaching in the classroom or using a remote learning platform, the EMM Curriculum provides you with activities, tools, and resources to teach social and emotional learning to your students. With scripted lessons and editable slide decks, your students will soon be understanding how much and why they matter.
The curriculum includes:
The EMM program has created opportunities and experiences for our students that are immeasurable. It has helped us in creating a space that students can explore their own self-worth while learning empathy and appreciation for others and the world we live in.
Pleasant Valley School District
There is no greater time that right now for all to hear and truly understand that they matter, and Every Monday Matters is the vehicle to deliver the message for it to be heard and felt. I've personally witnessed the impact his work has had with people from all walks of life.
From the minute I met Matt and the Every Monday Matters (EMM) team, I’ve been inspired by their joy, their humor, the quality of their work, and their passion to support educators in living their lives with purpose.
National AfterSchool Association
Every Monday Matters is one of my “go to” resources when it comes to sharing a tool that is focused on developing resiliency in our youth.
Stanislaus County Office of Education
Our educators need to know how much and why they matter as well. We have created several professional development workshops to “help our helpers” grow professionally and personally.
Youth have caring hearts. Build their capacity to show they’re community how much and why it matters through service learning. EMM’s Service-Learning resources is a different methodology for youth to truly make a long-lasting impact in our communities. Watch them shine as they take ownership of the difference they can make in our world.