Regional Events

Upcoming Regional Events

SEL4US SEL Resource Showcase

Date: November 14, 2023
Time: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Virtual
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Learn from SEL leaders and other national SEL experts in this dynamic professional learning event.

On the virtual conference platform, experience interactive plenary presentations, attend live breakout sessions, explore exhibit booths, and network with other SEL champions. Detailed agenda coming soon!

Whether you have a strong SEL program to build on or are looking for a new SEL approach, this event will provide you with valuable insights and options.

Join for part or all of the day. Highlights include:

  • Leading SEL provider organizations on innovative online SEL strategies, using SEL assessments to inform instructional practice and data-driven decision-making, and more.
  • Educators and youth development professionals from across the country on successful models of SEL in their communities

 

Due to generous support received, there is no charge to register for this event.

Past Regional Events

SEL Resource Virtual Showcase

Date: November 15, 2022
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Virtual
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Due to generous support received, you can register for this event at no charge.

Discover new approaches to strengthen and enhance social and emotional learning in your community

Whether you have a strong SEL approach that you are seeking to enhance or you are looking to head in a new direction, this event will provide you with valuable options and strategies. Learn from national experts and exchange tips with other local SEL champions in this dynamic professional development event.

Through the virtual conference platform, experience interactive plenary presentations, select a choice of live breakout sessions, explore exhibit booths, and network with other participants.

Topic include:

  • Intersecting SEL, social justice, and equity in school and out-of-school time organizations
  • Strategies for effective SEL from birth through grade 12
  • Responding effectively to attacks on SEL
  • Addressing potential pandemic-induced developmental delays
  • SEL as a key factor in staff recruitment and retention
  • Innovative digital approaches to SEL

 

Register at no charge

Join for all or part of the day. Take action now to ensure yourself a spot!

Building Grassroots Support for SEL Across Arizona

Date: November 3, 2022
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Zoom
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Join other Arizona social and emotional learning champions to share and explore:

  • What are the current strengths of SEL in AZ?
  • Who is currently promoting and advocating SEL in our state?
  • What are the gaps and challenges around SEL in AZ?
  • How might a grassroots alliance of SEL champions advance SEL across our state?

Interested but can’t make it to this meeting? Contact us at info@sel4us.org for more information.

Webinar—Listening to Learn, Learning to Leverage – Exploring Culturally Responsive SEL and Well Being Across Asian American & Pacific Islander and Latinx Communities

Date: October 28, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Virtual
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Join us for a conversation about culturally responsive social and emotional learning (SEL) that will lift up voices from Asian American & Pacific Islander and Latinx communities in the Greater Boston area. This webinar builds on the webinar in February that focused on SEL and Black and Native Indigenous communities in our region.

Dr. Karen Craddock, SEL4MA Board Member and principal lead of this project, which is funded by the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley, will facilitate a conversation with participant-leaders sharing their reflections and insight about the project and emerging findings. Dr. Craddock will be joined by Catherine Wong, Director and Founder, Catherine Wong Consults; Education, Training and Research, and Eleonora Villegas-Reimers, Clinical Professor of Education and Chair of the Teaching and Learning Department at Boston University Wheelock College of Education and Human Development, who facilitated the recent listening sessions.

Building Grassroots Support for SEL Across North Carolina

Date: October 1, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: North Carolina Central University, H.M Michaux School of Education, Room 1090, 700 Cecil St, Durham, NC 27707
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Join with other North Carolina social and emotional learning champions to share and explore:

  • What are the current strengths of SEL in NC?
  • Who is currently promoting and advocating SEL in our state?
  • What are the gaps and challenges around SEL in NC?
  • How might a grassroots alliance of SEL champions advance SEL across our state?

Convened by Megan Lyons, Ed.D., Assistant Professor, H.M Michaux School of Education, North Carolina Central University, and Kristen Hopkins, CEO/Founder, Dangers of the Mind, LLC., with special guest Jim Vetter, Leadership Team, Social Emotional Learning Alliance for the United States (SEL4US).

Interested but can’t make it to this meeting? Contact us at info@sel4us.org for more information.

Best Practices Conference on Social-Emotional Learning

Date: September 20, 2022
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Grappone Conference Center, Concord, NH
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This timely conference on 09/20 and 09/21 will focus on providing in-depth information and practical policies and strategies for schools and districts addressing the areas of trauma-sensitive classrooms, suicide prevention, social-emotional learning, mental wellness for staff and students, and more.

 

SEL and School Reopening: A student-centered approach

Date: August 5, 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Zoom
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The Urban Assembly and NYC Outward Bound Schools present a panel of experts to provide concrete ways to support the social-emotional needs of students as NYC schools reopen this fall.

Build an SEL Culture: A School-Wide Approach

Start date: June 4, 2020 - End date: June 5, 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Cambridge, MA
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12th annual conference to learn about innovative K-12 practices to integrate SEL principles into the school community through wellness, learning and whole child approaches.

Build an SEL Culture: Statewide Practices that Matter

Date: May 15, 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Lincolnshire Marriott
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SEL at the Nexus of Theory, Research & Practice

SEL4IL is bringing together over 12 leaders in SEL education for the first time to offer workshops on building an SEL Culture in Illinois Schools.Learn about innovative K-12 practices to integrate SEL principles into the school community thru wellness, learning and whole child approaches.

Building an SEL Culture: SEL as a School-wide Approach

Date: March 21, 2019
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Cambridge, MA
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Join us for a full day of exploring strategies for building an SEL culture! Co-sponsored with School Climate Consulting Services, the full day of professional development is led by SEL Coordinator, Molly Gosline from Adlai E. Stevenson High School.

Promoting Effective SEL in Your Community (Jan 2019)

Date: January 28, 2019
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Danvers, MA
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Join social-emotional learning proponents from across your region and discover approaches for developing an effective SEL plan for your school, district or community. Whether your community has been implementing SEL for some time or is just getting started, there are concrete steps that you can take to improve your effectiveness and results.