"Students Learn From People They Love: Putting relationship quality at the center of education" by David Brooks (New York Times January 17, 2019) article is a must read.
"And yet think about your own school or organization. Do you have a metric for measuring relationship quality? Do you have teams reviewing relationship quality? Do you know where relationships are good and where they are bad? How many recent ed reform trends have been about relationship-building?"
"The good news is the social and emotional learning movement has been steadily gaining strength."