If you are considering modeling your implementation and sustainability plan on Chicago Public School District, you can quickly get an estimate of the cost of implementing this strategy in your district by entering your local information into the calculator. If you are interested in comparing the costs across all four study districts at the same time, use the SEL Cost Calculator.
|Social and Emotional Learning Expansion and Capacity Building|
Chicago Public Schools organized their SEL implementation around 14 networks to provide professional development and guidance to the 664 schools in CPS. SEL is an integrated strategy for improving academic outcomes and developing safe and supportive school environments. SEL is the umbrella for multi-tiered systems of support, student behavior and mental health, and restorative practices.
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Fill in the 6 values in this table. It is okay to provide estimates, as the resulting calculations are intended to provide you rough numbers to analyze or help you develop your implementation strategy and estimate the per student costs.
Chicago Public Schools
|Cost Model||Year One||Year Two||Year Three||Year Four||Year Five||Year Six|
|Other costs (with per student factor)|
|Projected Annual Cost|
|Projected Number of Students Served|
|Projected Per Student Cost|
|Chicago Students Served||9,000||7,000||250,000||300,000||300,000||300,000|
|Chicago Per Student Cost||$700||$1,017||$38||$31||$31||$30|
Click here to download the Cost Calculator Discussion Guide to help you or your committee use the cost model to develop your implementation strategy and staffing plan.