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About SEL BY FRANCO Classes

SEL BY FRANCO's Course Program is a pioneering enrichment program that offers a novel approach to learning for students. Our courses provide an opportunity for substantial growth in personal development and essential life skills for individuals of all ages. We offer both physical and online courses to provide flexibility to our customers.

Our Vision & Approach

Our vision encompasses a world where S.E.L. is at the forefront of personal development. We proudly host a variety of EVENTS and CLASSES, all sponsored by S.E.L. BY FRANCO. These offerings bring enrichment services to individuals of all ages, and what makes it even more special is our collaboration with local businesses as our valued marketing partners.

Additionally, we believe in giving back to the community by pledging to donate 10% of all profits after expenses to support community events, classes, and marketing partnerships. Our vision encompasses a world where our courses are at the forefront of personal development.

Why S.E.L.?

At S.E.L. BY FRANCO, we are passionate about the 5 core competencies of Social Emotional Learning (S.E.L.). We are deeply committed to the 5 core competencies of Social Emotional Learning (S.E.L): Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Responsible Decision-Making, Relationship Skills, and Social Awareness. These competencies are not just lessons; they are invaluable life skills that extend beyond classrooms and into homes, communities, and throughout one's entire lifetime.

We believe that S.E.L. should be an integral part of daily life. That's why we infuse these competencies into everything we do, from our classes to our events. Our mission is to empower you with the tools you need for lifelong learning and personal growth. 

Meet Our Team

At S.E.L. BY FRANCO, we take pride in our team of expert instructors dedicated to providing our students and clients with the best experience.

Ms. Lori

Ms. Lori

Visionary CEO & Founder
Passionate Lifelong Learner

Ms. Lori began as a preschool assistant in CT and learned from young minds that "All Children Can Learn." She became a Director and educator in the Archdioceses, then pursued marketing and higher education at Mercy University, earning an Undergraduate Degree and a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership. Her groundbreaking thesis, "A Literature Review of the Impact and Relationship between Social Emotional Learning and Organizations: If SEL is Implemented into Organizations: A Framework for Future Research," promises to illuminate the path for future growth for S.E.L. BY FRANCO.

mslori@selbyfranco.org | (914) 340-3376

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Ms. Teresa

Executive Manager of Operations
Marketing & Administrative Services

Ms. Teresa is an experienced executive manager who has spent many years working with companies to help them achieve their goals. As the marketing and administrative services team head, she has a wealth of experience in developing effective marketing strategies and managing administrative functions. With her extensive experience in the field, Ms. Teresa is a trusted advisor to many businesses, providing strategic guidance and support to help them achieve their goals and thrive in a competitive marketplace.

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Ms. Caty

Manager of Operations & Scheduling
Enrichment Center Team

Ms. Caty is the manager of operations and scheduling for the enrichment team. With years of experience in the field, she has established herself as a valuable resource for the organization. Ms. Caty is known for her exceptional customer service skills, always going above and beyond to ensure that clients are satisfied. As a Westchester local, Ms. Caty is passionate about making positive change in her community. She is dedicated to providing meaningful and engaging opportunities for individuals of all ages to learn and grow. Her commitment to excellence and passion for her work are evident in everything she does.

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Mr. Johnny

Social Media Assistant & Tutor
Enrichment Center Team

Meet Mr. Johnny, a super cool tutor who taught English in Korea. With his return to the NY area, Mr. Johnny is passionate about helping locals discover the Korean language. He has helped many individuals improve their language skills and communication abilities with his unique teaching style and warm personality. Mr. Johnny's expertise, combined with his ability to simplify complex ideas, has made him a favorite among his students. People trust him to guide them on their learning journey, and he is dedicated to making a positive impact in the community.

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