Upcoming National Events

2019 Social and Emotional Learning Conference: Building Skills for Lifelong Success

Start date: May 20, 2019

End date: May 22, 2019

Location: Baltimore, MD

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2019 Social and Emotional Learning Conference: Building Skills for Lifelong Success

Several hundred well-designed studies have documented that well-planned and well-implemented SEL programming can positively affect a broad range of student social, health, behavioral and academic outcomes. This conference is designed to provide quality professional development opportunities for school administrators, teachers, school psychologists, school counselors, social workers, afterschool providers, youth development workers, early childhood professionals, student support specialists, staff who serve on SAP teams, alternative education teachers, homeless liaisons, foster care points of contact and other professionals who work on behalf of children and youth.

2019 Music City SEL Conference

Start date: June 26, 2019

End date: June 28, 2019

Location: Nashville, TN

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2019 Music City SEL Conference

With more than 100 unique workshops and empowering plenaries, participants will learn from peers and experts from around the country. Content tracks will include SEL & academic integration, equity & diversity promotion, embedding health & wellness, parent & stakeholder engagement, and policy, practice & systemic change.

Exploring the Mind-Body Connection: SEL in Health and Physical Education

Start date: July 31, 2019

End date: August 1, 2019

Location: Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Exploring the Mind-Body Connection: SEL in Health and Physical Education

Join SHAPE America this summer as we explore social and emotional learning competencies and identify ways to teach and assess SEL skills in the health, physical education and physical activity settings. The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) opened new opportunities for schools to emphasize these important skills, including a student’s ability to make good decisions, recognize and respond to their own emotions, form effective peer relationships, and persevere through difficulty. Topic areas will include skills-based health education as well as alignment to SHAPE America’s National Standards & Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical Education.

2019 Social and Emotional Learning Exchange

Start date: October 2, 2019

End date: October 4, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL

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2019 Social and Emotional Learning Exchange

CASEL will bring together approximately 1,200 stakeholders to advance the SEL movement at the inaugural CASEL Conference in Chicago, Illinois, on October 2, 3 and 4, 2019. The conference will gather collaborators from across the U.S. and the world who are leading the way for fundamental changes in education on behalf of, and with, our children. It was also provide the opportunity for multiple generations of stakeholders to engage in cross-disciplinary conversations that catalyze new partnerships and drive action. The learning agenda will explore cutting-edge science, practice, and policy. The gathering will reflect social and emotional learning in both content and form, including experiential activities for participants to engage in and bring back to their communities.

Past Events

Happy Family

Start date: May 16, 2019

End date: May 20, 2019

Location: Online

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Happy Family

This free, online conference is full of expert advice to help you guide the sensitive, strong-willed, bright, spirited, or special needs child in your life. Choose from nearly 30 speakers during the four day, online event.

National Summit on School Safety

Start date: March 29, 2019

End date: March 30, 2019

Location: Houston, TX

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National Summit on School Safety

The National Summit on School Safety is an intensive and interactive two-day conference. Conference sessions will cover the six-key areas essential to comprehensive school safety: (1) physical environment (2) operations and emergency management (3) mental and behavioral health (4) health and wellness (5) culture, climate, and community (6) school law, policy and finance.

Learning FIRST Institute on Social Emotional Learning

Start date: March 4, 2019

End date: March 5, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Location: Meza, AZ

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Learning FIRST Institute on Social Emotional Learning

Come spend two powerful days of learning with our team of educational experts to help your school and district move forward to ensure high levels of learning for ALL students and in ALL schools. This institute will afford you the opportunity to learn from leading experts in the field of Social Emotional Learning and ultimately, create a more effective learning environment for both students and staff. Our presenters have extensive knowledge pertaining to high quality SEL systems, structures and instruction.

Earn a Certificate in Instruction for Social-Emotional and Character Development

Start date: November 14, 2018

End date: November 15, 2018

Location: Harrisburg, PA

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Earn a Certificate in Instruction for Social-Emotional and Character Development

Hosted by Center for the Promotion of Social and Emotional Learning (CPSEL) in partnership with Rutgers Social-Emotional and Character Development Lab, this two-day training – comprised of course 101 and 102 – can lead to a certificate in instruction for social-emotional learning and character development (SECD).