National Events

Upcoming SEL Events Around the Country

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SEL4TX 2nd Annual Virtual Conference on SEL

Date: September 28, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Online
SEL4TX 2ND Annual SEL Conference

Hosted by the Social-Emotional Learning Alliance for Texas (SEL4TX), this virtual event provides a full day of high quality sessions presented by SEL thought leaders from around the nation and across the state.

With growing challenges in education, widening gaps in student learning, and educator burnout at an all-time high, the need for SEL in schools has never been greater.

Black SEL Summit

Date: September 30, 2022
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location: North Carolina Central University
Black SEL Summit

Black SEL Matters looks to reach, teach and build a system of strong black leaders that understand the importance of Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) and ways to expose and sustain SEL in black communities. In this summit, Black SEL Matters will highlight and elevate the educators and voices of African American people in the social-emotional field.

2022 SEL Exchange Virtual Summit

Date: October 13, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Online
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The annual Social and Emotional Learning Exchange Virtual Summit brings education champions together to learn and share insights that advance evidence, practices, and policies in support of all young people.

This year’s virtual summit, Weaving a New Tapestry: Schools, Families and Communities Together, aims to build deeper, multi-directional partnerships that benefit all students and adults. Join us to connect the common threads and spark innovations with social and emotional learning (SEL)

SEL Day 2023

Date: March 10, 2023
All-day event
Location: Online
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SEL4US and The Urban Assembly invite schools and communities around the globe to celebrate the fourth annual International SEL Day on Friday, March 10, 2023. Our theme this year is: Uplifting Hearts, Connecting Minds.

Past National Events

Innovative SEL: Using LEGO to Support Student Mental Health

Date: September 6, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Online
Innovative SEL: Using LEGO to Support Student Mental Health

Attend this webinar to discover strategies and lessons for using LEGO to engage students in social-emotional skills related to mindfulness, joy and relaxation, all with an eye on supporting student mental health through play.

Culturally Responsive Professional Learning: What is it.. and What Isn’t it?

Date: August 18, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Online
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During this harried political time, lines between SEL, DEI, and CRT have become blurry. As providers, educators, and school stakeholders, we may be wondering what to talk about, how to talk about it, and how it fits within the frame of high-quality professional learning in SEL.

Join us for an engaging discussion on the role of professional learning in this new age of SEL. Come with your questions, your concerns, and your stories. All voices welcome!

Emotional Intelligence in Colleges & Universities (EQ in C&U) 2022

Start date: June 28, 2022 - End date: June 30, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location: Online
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In the face of emotional challenges, we need more emotional intelligence. At EQ in C&U 2022, we’ll explore the latest science and practice of emotional intelligence for learning and working smarter. This online conference includes keynote panels, experiential sessions, facilitated group experiences, and resource sharing – in a highly engaging online format. Participants will be educators, leaders/executives, students and scholars from around the globe in a wide range of colleges and universities (community, professional, research, etc).

Music City SEL Conference 2022

Start date: May 31, 2022 - End date: June 1, 2022
All-day event
Location: Cane Ridge High School in Nashville, Tennessee.
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This exciting annual event is hosted by Alignment Nashville’s SEL A-Team, a group consisting of leaders from Metro Nashville Public Schools and various partnering community organizations. Since the inaugural conference, diverse community partners, mental health providers, and experts on the forefront of the SEL movement have come together to offer content that engages participants in powerful discussions and experiential learning that holds the potential to transform school culture, strengthen support systems, and improve the overall success and wellness of students.

2022 National Social Emotional Learning Conference

Start date: May 17, 2022 - End date: May 18, 2022
All-day event
Location: Online
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Explore leveraging the latest social and emotional learning research and practice.
Build awareness and take action, creating a positive school climate that supports student success.
Join mindfulness workshops, peer networking and hear from two amazing keynote speakers

UA 2022 Social-Emotional Learning Symposium

Date: May 5, 2022
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Online
UA 2022 Social-Emotional Learning Symposium

Join us for our 5th annual Social-Emotional Learning Symposium and learn from experts and practitioners across the country on how to make SEL a student-centered priority.

 

 

Educator Wellness Webinar: Rest and Recharge

Date: March 11, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Online
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Supporting educator wellbeing is critical as we continue through the 2021-22 school year. Join us for a 30-minute participatory webinar where we’ll practice exercises to support your wellbeing and help you hit the reset button.
– Take a short break from your busy schedule with exercises to help you recenter and refocus
– Use movement and creative expression to re-energize and look forward to the rest of the school year.

Social & Emotional Learning Day Webinar

Date: March 11, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Online
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In honor of the 3rd annual International SEL (Social Emotional Learning) Day & support for the #SELDay movement, Lyceum Global invites you to join us for a FREE webinar on Social & Emotional Learning. During this 1-hour webinar, our EI expert coaches will share tips & strategies to equip educators, parents, administration, & caregivers in incorporating Emotional Intelligence with children. They will provide activities to develop SEL competencies such as self-awareness, self-management, social-awareness, relationship building, and decision making.

#SELday Live Chat with Classroom Champions & Sam Bosco

Date: March 11, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Online
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Join us on #SELDay, Friday, March 11th from 10–11 am PT for a FREE webinar as we at Classroom Champions host a Live Chat with 2x Paralympic Bronze Medalist in Cycling, Sam Bosco. Sam will talk about her athletic achievements and how she sets short-term and long-term goals, perseveres through tough times, and stays motivated in all aspects of her life — providing a real-world perspective for kids on how SEL is a lifelong journey

Parents, EQuip Our Kids!

Date: March 11, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Online
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To mark the third annual SEL Day, join other parents and national leaders to learn about how to best equip your kids with the emotional life skills they’ll need for success in school, relationships, work, and life.

Watch the full event video or view the archive of video clips.

 

SEL Day Social-Emotional Learning Advocacy Workshop

Date: March 11, 2022
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Online
SEL Advocacy Workshop

Join Committee for Children and the SELinEDU community to celebrate the third-annual SEL Day by taking action to protect and promote social-emotional learning (SEL). Now, more than ever, it’s vital that your lawmakers and decision makers hear from you directly on why it’s important for young people and adults to have access to SEL. In this workshop, we’ll discuss effective ways to talk about and advocate for SEL. We’ll also practice crafting advocacy messages to prompt other community members to take action at the local, state, or federal levels on SEL Day. No advocacy experience is necessary to participate in this workshop!

Danceathon SELebration with Move This World on Flipgrid

Date: March 11, 2022
All-day event
Location: Online
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You can participate in a free Move This World exercise on Flipgrid on SEL Day! Find the Topic of the Day in the Discovery Library on Flipgrid to practice expressing yourself through movement and dance.

SEL Day 2022

Date: March 11, 2022
All-day event
Location: Online
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SEL4US and The Urban Assembly invite schools and communities around the globe to celebrate the third annual International SEL Day on Friday, March 11, 2022. Our theme this year is: Finding Common Ground, Pursuing Common Good.

SEL Day 2022 Dance Party!

Date: March 11, 2022
All-day event
Location: Online
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Music and movement supports children’s social and emotional development and this is a great moment for all of us to show our support for growing big hearted kids! We hope that you — and the families you work with — will dance your way into this special day with us with a social media dance party. This is a party where everyone is invited. Share a short video on your favorite social media site between now and 3/11/22 and tag #SELday and #BigHeartWorld

Commit to 1% with Mindfulness-Based SEL

Date: March 11, 2022
All-day event
Location: Online
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Teachers and students will lead a variety of mindfulness and yoga practices throughout the day via Zoom, connecting classrooms as they “Commit to 1%” and prioritize their well-being and SEL.

Using Restorative Circles for Difficult Conversations

Date: March 10, 2022
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Online
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Peace Peddler, Inc. is celebrating SELday 2022 and invites you to a restorative circle to build your capacity to facilitate difficult conversations and develop trusting and collaborative relationships.

The True Value of Learning from Others

Date: March 10, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Online
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In keeping with the SEL Day 2022 theme: Finding Common Ground – Pursuing Common Good, this webinar presented by Harmony SEL and SEL4CA, will discuss how sharing your story contributes to valuing different perspectives and strengthens the power as one diverse community. Attendees will also gain a deeper insight on cultivating and elevating community voices, and identify strategies to help others feel empowered.

Building Empathy: Measuring & Improving Perspective-Taking

Date: March 8, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Online
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In honor of SEL Day 2022, join us for a free webinar exploring how to measure and improve perspective-taking, a core SEL skill. We will discuss examples of perspective-taking, how to build this skill through classroom instruction and activities, and how to assess student competency. Hear real-world examples of how to help students effectively communicate and reach common goals with others.

#SELday Twitter Chat

Date: March 7, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Online
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Join The Urban Assembly and SEL4US for a Twitter chat to discuss SEL best practices, how you plan to celebrate the third annual #SELday on March 11th, and more!

Advocacy Workshop

Date: March 3, 2022
Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Zoom
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Join us for a FREE, interactive advocacy workshop where we will practice what to say and how to say it to spark change on the issues impacting SEL in your local community, state, or Congress. You will walk away with next steps on how to contact decision-makers and a message ready to advocate! This webinar will prepare us to strongly advocate SEL together on the 3rd annual SEL Day, March 11th!