The Power of Peer Relationships in Student Growth

Four core strategies for fostering strong relationships between students.

Topics: Social Emotional Learning

Student leadership gives children the opportunity to practice vital social and emotional skills, pursue academic and personal goals with confidence, and build positive friendships and relationships. Sanford Harmony Academy’s curriculum is built around four focus themes containing strategies to build positive peer relationships—Be Your Best Self, Value Each Other, Learn from Others, and Communicate with Each Other—which align with CASEL core competencies, that will help students become the best leaders and people they can be.