Emotional Intelligence and its importance in education
Resource 1: Thinking Outside the Box: Promoting Learning Through Emotional and Social Skills Development
A paper written by Aiden Carthy, Technological University Dublin and Sinead McGilloway, National University of Ireland Maynooth which addresses the importance of learning through emotional and social skills development, particularly the positive impact it can have on learning.
Resource 2: Emotional Intelligence – Your EQ
An article in an education blog about the importance of emotional intelligence and its positive impact on academic, work and life success.
It sets out 5 attributes which can help assess how emotionally intelligent a person is:
5. Social skills
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