The library is a collection of research summaries focused on outcomes that our school partners often consult when defining goals for students’ learning and development. These outcomes reflect a broadened definition of student success and focus on cognitive thinking skills, social skills, and more.
A summary of research on agency—or the ability to set goals, plan how to achieve them, and use resources along the way.
A summary of research on critical consciousness, or the ability to recognize and analyze systems of oppression and take action against them.
A summary of research on empathy—or the ability to understand others’ feelings and perspectives—including what it entails and how it develops.
A summary of research on self-awareness, or an understanding of one’s emotions, strengths, weaknesses, skills, passions, abilities, and more.
A summary of research on self-regulation, or the ability to manage one’s emotions, thoughts, and behaviors in order to make productive choices.
Sense of Purpose
A summary of research on purpose, which is a driving intention based on value, interest, and desires, including what it entails and how it develops.