National Events

Upcoming National Events

2022 SEL Exchange Virtual Summit

Date: October 13, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Online

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

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

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.

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.

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

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!

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

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.



SEL Day 2022

Date: March 11, 2022
All-day event
Location: Online

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.

#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!