WELCOME TO THE HOUSMAN SHOP
At Housman Institute, we work to support and guide educators, parents, and young children they nurture and teach, in order to promote the growth of emotional intelligence through the development of its underlying competencies and associated skills.
ECSEL CURRICULUM LIBRARY (ECL)
The ECSEL Curriculum Library is a destination for teachers and caregivers to find creative and engaging ECSEL-integrated activities for ages 0-5.
Gilly and the Garden
NEW STORYBOOK RELEASE!
“Gilly and the Garden” is Dr. Donna Housman’s debut storybook for children ages 4 through 7 intended to help them learn to cope with loss and death. This is the first in the book series “The ECSELent Adventures of Hemmy and Shemmy”.
ECSEL TRAINING AND EXPERIENCES
90% of the brain develops within the first several years of life, meaning children are born ready to learn. We provide training, curriculum, and tools that can help adults to support children in developing their emotional well-being from birth.
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About Housman Institute
Founded by Dr. Donna Housman, Ed.D, the Housman Institute is an early childhood training, research, and advocacy organization that seeks to provide children with the building blocks of emotional intelligence.
ECSEL Curriculum Library
The ECSEL Curriculum Library (ECL) is a curated and growing collection of ECSEL-themed and CASEL-aligned digital activities and lesson plans. Teachers and parents can subscribe to the membership plan that works best for them, and gain fun, creative curriculum and activity ideas in return!
ECSEL Training and Experiences
Housman Institute offers training, curriculum, tools, and books to support the emotional well-being of adults and children. Browse our product catalog to learn more about what we are offering!