Institute hosted at
The Nueva School, Hillsborough, CA

Monday, August 3 — Thursday, August 6, 2020

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.
WE WILL ANNOUNCE NEW DATES SOON.

Institute Overview

 

IFSEL's Institutes bring together K-12 teachers, administrators and counselors from around the world for four days of sessions, collaboration, and reflection that range across a broad library of SEL topics and research. 

Since 2009, educators from both public and independent schools in the US and abroad have looked to our Institutes for SEL guidance and leadership.

Institute Goals

  • Build a  deep, experiential understanding of core SEL principles and practices
  • Help educators cultivate in their teaching practice the humanity and empathy that can help them inspire students to evolve into compassionate leaders and resilient learners
  • Inform an educator’s perspective in ways that help spark creativity and renew inspiration for teaching
  • Strengthen an educator’s capacity to bring SEL to their classroom and community in ways that transform a school

What's Included

  • A comprehensive binder of SEL lesson plans, materials, and research
  • Healthy breakfast, lunch, snacks, and refreshments every day (accommodation for different dietary needs available)
  • Joining an international network of educators committed to Social and Emotional Learning

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Location Information and Registration

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA

Location Information

From August 3 through 6, our Institute will be hosted at The Nueva School, located 30 minutes south of San Francisco and 40 minutes northwest of San Jose.

The campus can be reached via a combination of BART or CalTrain and app based rides.

The Nueva School
Hillsborough Campus
6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA  94010

Accommodation &
Transportation Guide

Early Bird Price

Register by 

January 31, 2020

Price

After 

January 31, 2020

$1,925

$2,090

Summer Institute +
SELected Sessions

$1,925

$2,550

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SPECIAL OFFER: Send 3 teachers for the price of 2!

Applies to both Early Bird and Full prices.
You must register in multiples of 3 people in order to qualify.
Please email
admin@instituteforsel.net to receive this offer.

SPECIAL OFFER: Send 4 teachers for the price of 3!

Applies to both Early Bird and Full prices.
Offer ends January 31, 2020.
You must register in multiples of 4 people in order to qualify.
Please email
admin@instituteforsel.net to receive this offer.

Financial Aid, CEUs and Refund/Cancellation Policy

CEUs and Refund/Cancellation Policy

Financial Aid

IFSEL is committed to empowering all educators to attend the Summer Institute and we have Financial Aid programs to support this vision.
Click “Apply Now” to complete the Financial Aid Application Form.
Please note, this form can not be saved and therefore needs to be completed in one sitting.

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CEU Information


Participants in IFSEL Events are eligible for CEU Credits from Dominican University. Participants completing One-Day Workshops are eligible for 0.5 of a credit, Two-Day Workshop Participants receive 1 credit and Four-Day Institute Participants receive 2 credits.

If you are interested in applying, please request the application at the event registration desk. The application and fees are sent directly to Dominican University which administers the process. At this time, IFSEL is not able to provide credits for clinical counseling. Please note that Dominican University charges a fee of $55 per CEU unit.

Refund and Cancellation Policy

One of IFSEL’s core values is to support schools and educators seeking professional development. We recognize that changes in plans can occur in the weeks leading up to our events.

With this in mind, registration fees for the Institute will be refunded in the form of a check, less the $125 refund processing cost, if requested in writing by June 30, 2020. Between July 1 and August 2, refunds requested in writing will be granted at 50% of fees paid, less the $125 refund processing cost. No refunds are available if cancellation occurs on or after the start of these programs on August 3rd, 2020.

To begin the cancellation process, please email us at admin@instituteforsel.net.

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. 

Nurturing a Whole-Community Approach to Social and Emotional Learning

hosted at

St. John's SchoolHouston, TX


This creative and experiential two-day workshop offers educators, administrators, counselors and advisors the opportunity to learn how to build classroom practices and school-wide systems that nurture the social and emotional health of all members of the community.


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


Alumni Institute

hosted at

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA


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


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. 

April 22, 2020

April

 

22

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April 23, 2020

Nurturing a Whole-Community Approach to Social and Emotional Learning

hosted at

St. John's SchoolHouston, TX


This creative and experiential two-day workshop offers educators, administrators, counselors and advisors the opportunity to learn how to build classroom practices and school-wide systems that nurture the social and emotional health of all members of the community.


June 15, 2020

June

 

15

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June 18, 2020

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


July 29, 2020

July

 

29

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July 30, 2020

Alumni Institute

hosted at

The Nueva SchoolHillsborough, CA


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

 — 

August 6, 2020

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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