Developing resilient, trauma-informed educators

FuelEd develops emotionally-intelligent educators who create relationship-driven schools. Ask us how!

Whole Educators = Whole Students

FuelEd develops emotionally-intelligent educators who create relationship-driven schools and is one of the few providers that focus on adult social-emotional competency as a foundation for school and student outcomes.

Our Programs

Whole Educator Collective

This flagship 12-hour, multi-day intensive shepherds educators through the experience of better knowing themselves to better care for others. This training serves as the foundation for transformational changes in individuals and systemic changes in schools and districts.

Empathy School

This five-hour online training in the art and science of effective listening helps educators develop professional and personal relationships that are more productive, satisfying, and foster a healthy school culture where adults and students thrive.

Growing Empathy

A powerful, cost-effective, capacity building model designed to scale empathic communication and relationships throughout an entire school or district.


FuelEd programs are going to make you a stronger and more effective leader and person. It's like teaching the whole adult. Thank you for changing my life with FuelEd!

Destiny Shantell Woodbury

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Anchor School

Articles about adult SEL

The Science of Relationships

A Conversation with FuelEd Founder, Megan Marcus

FuelEd founder, Megan Marcus, shares more of FuelEd’s history and where she sees the organization going in the future.

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The Science of Relationships

Science: How Relationships Drive Learning

Our work at FuelEd is based on the principle that relationships drive learning. This first in a series of foundational articles outlining the scientific basis for FuelEd's program, how relationships drives learning, and why this knowledge matters to educators.

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Teaching Skills and Resources

Rethinking “Tough Love”

Instead of preparing students to succeed in a world that values compliance, schools have the potential to equip students to build a happier, healthier, more whole world.

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Inspiration & resources on adult SEL and educator wholeness