Developing emotional intelligence (EQ) in students is essential to preparing them for success. This practical resource for Educators explains what emotional intelligence is and why it is important. The book includes detailed, yet flexible guidelines for teaching fundamental EQ in an intentional and focused way. Thirty hands-on, research-based lessons are designed to take approximately thirty-five minutes each, but can be easily adapted to meet specific needs of a school or group. Digital content includes reproducible forms. 178 pgs.