IFSEL Blog


Amplifying the voice of students, educators and guest writers, IFSEL's blogs seek to challenge, inspire, and renew us all. We are looking for thoughtful and thought-provoking writers to contribute, so if you are interested in sharing your writing, please email now.

Blog Posts

Acts of Service: Ways to Stay Connected, Inspired and Motivated this Summer

 

Inspire your students to contribute to a meaningful cause or service project this summer. Here's a few resources to help.

“What’s Your Number Today?” A Practical Place to Start SEL in the Higher Ed Classroom

 

Mary Michaels Estraada recounts the power of Checking In.

Leading Online Open Sessions with Students

 

Experienced Open Session facilitator Shiloh Greenhaw shares her perspective on taking Open Session into the online world.

A New REALM: IFSEL’s Tips for Distance Learning

 

The IFSEL team has created and curated ideas that, we hope, will address some of the SEL needs that students and educators are experiencing.

Reflections on IFSEL’s Summer Institute

 

Valentina Rodriguez, MD. School Therapist, frankly discusses her experience at the IFSEL Summer Institute.

Building Advisory Buy-In

 

Six strategies to fuel relationships and empathy in Middle and High School Advisory/Homeroom

Blog Posts

Acts of Service: Ways to Stay Connected, Inspired and Motivated this Summer

 

Inspire your students to contribute to a meaningful cause or service project this summer. Here's a few resources to help.

“What’s Your Number Today?” A Practical Place to Start SEL in the Higher Ed Classroom

 

Mary Michaels Estraada recounts the power of Checking In.

Leading Online Open Sessions with Students

 

Experienced Open Session facilitator Shiloh Greenhaw shares her perspective on taking Open Session into the online world.

A New REALM: IFSEL’s Tips for Distance Learning

 

The IFSEL team has created and curated ideas that, we hope, will address some of the SEL needs that students and educators are experiencing.

Reflections on IFSEL’s Summer Institute

 

Valentina Rodriguez, MD. School Therapist, frankly discusses her experience at the IFSEL Summer Institute.

Building Advisory Buy-In

 

Six strategies to fuel relationships and empathy in Middle and High School Advisory/Homeroom

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Upcoming Professional Development Events

IFSEL Institutes and Workshops provide opportunities for K-12 educators, administrators and counselors to experience a range of SEL activities, and also to understand the research and rationale that underpin them. 

Institute

hosted at

Rogers Park Montessori SchoolChicago, IL

1800 W Balmoral Ave, Chicago, IL 60640


Institutes are our core experience, designed for K-12 Educators with SEL as a professional and personally transformative experience.


Paving a Path for All to Thrive

hosted at

SEL Teaching Practices, Skills, and Positive Communication for the Elementary Grades K - 6


IFSEL’s Online Courses each offer 4 sessions of creative, renewing, and practical professional development to nurture social and emotional learning for all.‍


Strong Space for Relationships

hosted at

Building a Flourishing Advisory Program for Middle and High Schools


IFSEL’s Online Courses each offer 4 sessions of creative, renewing, and practical professional development to nurture social and emotional learning for all.‍


Alumni Institute

hosted at

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA

6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA 94010


Our brand new two-day Alumni Institute is designed to reconnect Alumni and renew their connection and commitment to SEL.


Institute

hosted at

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA

6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA 94010


Institutes are our core experience, designed for K-12 Educators with SEL as a professional and personally transformative experience.


See All Professional Development Events

Upcoming Professional Development Events

IFSEL Institutes and Workshops provide opportunities for K-12 educators, administrators and counselors to experience a range of SEL activities, and also to understand the research and rationale that underpin them. 

June 15, 2020

June

 

15

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June 18, 2020

Institute

hosted at

Rogers Park Montessori SchoolChicago, IL

1800 W Balmoral Ave, Chicago, IL 60640


Institutes are our core experience, designed for K-12 Educators with SEL as a professional and personally transformative experience.


June 15, 2020

June

 

15

 — 

June 24, 2020

Paving a Path for All to Thrive

hosted at

SEL Teaching Practices, Skills, and Positive Communication for the Elementary Grades K - 6


IFSEL’s Online Courses each offer 4 sessions of creative, renewing, and practical professional development to nurture social and emotional learning for all.‍


June 16, 2020

June

 

16

 — 

June 25, 2020

Strong Space for Relationships

hosted at

Building a Flourishing Advisory Program for Middle and High Schools


IFSEL’s Online Courses each offer 4 sessions of creative, renewing, and practical professional development to nurture social and emotional learning for all.‍


July 29, 2020

July

 

29

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July 30, 2020

Alumni Institute

hosted at

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA

6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA 94010


Our brand new two-day Alumni Institute is designed to reconnect Alumni and renew their connection and commitment to SEL.


August 3, 2020

August

 

3

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August 6, 2020

Institute

hosted at

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA

6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA 94010


Institutes are our core experience, designed for K-12 Educators with SEL as a professional and personally transformative experience.


See All Professional Development Events

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