Events

Events are how we come together as a movement for Social-Emotional Learning. 

Join us at one of the events below!

Your Next Event

Praise for Improvement: Supporting Student Behavior through Positive Feedback and Interventions

Date: May 17, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: online
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Discover how to equip your Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) teams and classroom educators with meaningful, evidence-based practices to help students achieve success in all areas of their education.

Learn how district and school leaders:

  • Strengthen PBIS in schools to improve classroom behavior
  • Develop teacher and staff capacity around PBIS
  • Deliver effective, regular, and consistent positive feedback to students
  • Connect behavior analytics with academic, attendance, and social-emotional learning data to plan schoolwide and student-level interventions

Content and moderation of this event provided by Panaroma Education.

Upcoming Events

Supporting Trauma-Exposed Students

Date: May 17, 2022
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: online
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This session will focus on how educators can implement trauma-informed teaching practices and cultivate a classroom environment that encourages positive learning experiences. Gain effective classroom management strategies and techniques to support all students, including those experiencing trauma. Learn how to develop trusting and positive relationships with trauma-impacted students and their families.

Event time is 3-4 pm Pacific.

Building Relationships With Students

Date: May 24, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: online
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Online or in-person, learning never stops, and neither does the need to create powerful, trusting relationships with our students. This fast-paced virtual training gives educators of all subjects and levels high-leverage, authentic strategies that can be immediately implemented to build relationships with students and create a classroom community where everyone feels safe, loved and confident.

Event time is 1-2 pm Pacific.

Elevate Student Social-Emotional Well-Being with Interventions and Check-Ins

Date: May 25, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: online
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After a challenging school year, social-emotional learning continues to be a priority for supporting students’ academic success. As the #1 SEL measurement tool in K-12, Panorama for Social-Emotional Learning is a comprehensive solution for preparing the whole child for school and life. Learn how surveys and check-ins, rich analytics, and strategic interventions enable educators to grow their students as individuals while enhancing attendance and core academic skills.

In this live demonstration, Panorama Education will share purpose and best practices for

  • Identifying individual students—and groups of students—in need of social-emotional support, and how to track those supports.
  • Analyzing data from across multiple areas including Panorama Surveys, teacher and parent observation data, academics, attendance, and behavior to determine strategic Tier II or III Intervention
  • Discovering the impact of quick, flexible check-ins with students on social-emotional well-being, in between annual SEL and climate surveys

California AfterSchool Network 2022 Site Coordinator Symposium

Start date: June 14, 2022
End date: June 17, 2022
All-day event
Location: SAFE Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento / online
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California’s Expanded Learning Professionals will have a unique opportunity to learn from their peers, colleagues, and other experts during this informative 4-day event. Additionally, partners throughout the state are excited to provide Site Coordinators time to learn from another. Come and share in the experience and see what opportunities are here for you!

This year’s Symposium will be a hybrid experience, with in-person or virtual opportunities. The in-person location will be at the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center in Sacramento, CA.

This event is presented by the CA Site Coordinator Network and supported by the California AfterSchool Network, California Department of Education Expanded Learning Division, and the System of Support for Expanded Learning.

 

 

The Emotional, Social Brain in School

Start date: June 27, 2022
End date: July 1, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: online
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This institute will explore effective ways for educators and clinicians to support a child’s healthy social, emotional, and academic growth by building social relationships that are embedded within rich intellectual contexts.

Take this opportunity to experience in-depth learning from your home:

  • Interact LIVE With Renowned Experts
  • Gain Knowledge on How the Brain Learns
  • Earn 20 Hours of Professional Development Credit
  • Connect and Collaborate With Colleagues From Around the World

DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE SUMMER INSTITUTES
Space is limited to 50 people in each institute, so please register while there is still space!

Memory, Motivation, and Mindsets

Start date: June 27, 2022
End date: July 1, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: online
Learning Brain course 2022

Learn helpful, innovative, research-backed motivation strategies to foster learning and help students re-engage after setbacks. We will balance an in-depth exploration of research with practical and flexible classroom strategies.

Take this opportunity to experience in-depth learning from your home:

  • Interact LIVE With Renowned Experts
  • Gain Knowledge on How the Brain Learns
  • Earn 20 Hours of Professional Development Credit
  • Connect and Collaborate With Colleagues From Around the World

DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE SUMMER INSTITUTES
Space is limited to 50 people in each institute, so please register while there is still space!

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

Start date: June 28, 2022
End date: June 30, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 11:00 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).

The Neuroscience of Reading

Start date: July 11, 2022
End date: July 15, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: online
Learning Brain course 2022

You will examine how neuroscience knowledge may be translated into educational policies and practices in relation to topics such as diagnosis, prognosis, early identification of children at risk for dyslexia, and identification of children who will or will not benefit from a specific kind of intervention.

Take this opportunity to experience in-depth learning from your home:

  • Interact LIVE With Renowned Experts
  • Gain Knowledge on How the Brain Learns
  • Earn 20 Hours of Professional Development Credit
  • Connect and Collaborate With Colleagues From Around the World

DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE SUMMER INSTITUTES
Space is limited to 50 people in each institute, so please register while there is still space!

Executive Skills in the Classroom

Start date: July 11, 2022
End date: July 15, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: online
Learning Brain course 2022

Participants will leave this workshop energized and with a renewed sense of purpose, a greater knowledge of how to improve executive functions, and a greater realization of how they can have a positive effect on the children, parents, and professionals with whom they work.

Take this opportunity to experience in-depth learning from your home:

  • Interact LIVE With Renowned Experts
  • Gain Knowledge on How the Brain Learns
  • Earn 20 Hours of Professional Development Credit
  • Connect and Collaborate With Colleagues From Around the World

DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE SUMMER INSTITUTES
Space is limited to 50 people in each institute, so please register while there is still space!

California MTSS 2022 Professional Learning Institute

Start date: July 12, 2022
End date: July 14, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Anaheim Convention Center
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Join the California MTSS 2022 Professional Learning Institute on July 12-14, 2022. This year’s event will be held in person at the Anaheim Convention Center, next to the Disneyland Resort!

The 2022 Professional Learning Institute will offer a variety of options for in person sessions with some streaming and recorded content. Our theme is “Hear Us, Together We Rise” and the goal is to inspire and uplift educators as we come together to enjoy three days of keynote speakers, featured speakers and interactive breakout sessions that focus on supporting the adults in the system and the needs of the whole child by leveraging the CA MTSS framework to meet the academic, behavioral and social-emotional and mental health needs of our youth. Now more than ever, it is essential to focus on our educators as we learn together what it will take to move forward and create psychologically and physically safe spaces for adults and students to thrive in the future.

Past Events

SEL and Student Mental Well-Being: Flipping the Script Around Student Supports

Date: April 13, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: online

Reimagine and plan to better support student social-emotional well-being amidst the mental health crisis. Flip the script around mental health supports to a proactive modelone tied into the foundations of social and emotional learning.

We will address creating a framework for a multi-tiered student well-being system (MTSS) to:

  • Build necessary skills ahead of challenges
  • Identify and target supports to emerging issues
  • Efficiently lead students of high need to quality services

We will also explore detailed, high-impact, campus-wide strategies for establishing strong adult mentors to build meaningful relationships and implement “check-ins” with students.

Features

  • R. Keeth “Coach Rudy” Matheny
    Founder, SEL Launchpad and Author of ExSELent Teaching: Classroom strategies to support the social, emotional, and academic growth of students
  • Jeff Klein, Ph.D., Ed.S., M.Ed.
    Director of School Experience, Satchel Pulse

The event is 11 am to noon Pacific time on Wed. April 13.

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.

Discover the True Value of Learning from Others

Date: March 10, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: online
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Join us for this one-hour social-emotional learning webinar as we explore the true power of learning from others, and celebrate what we each contribute to our communities. As we prepare to celebrate International SEL Day on March 11th we will reflect on the SEL Day theme: “Finding Common Ground, Pursuing Common Good.”

Presenters will discuss the importance of telling your own powerful stories and listening to the powerful stories of others to find common ground. You will learn strategies that allow individuals to feel empowered to elevate their voices within communities.

PRESENTED BY:

  • Kim Mitchell, Senior Vice President for Military and Government Affairs, National University System (NUS)
  • Dr. Jacqueline Sanderlin, Educator, Speaker, Author, and CEO of the Why Not? Incubator.

This webinar 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. Register today!

#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!