Strong Space for Relationships

Building a Flourishing Advisory Program

for Middle and High Schools

Online June 16, June 18, June 23, June 25

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

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 2021.

We’ll be in touch with current registrants shortly.
If you have any questions, please email Nick at Nick@InstituteforSEL.net.

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.

We'll be in touch with current registrants shortly.
Please email any questions to Nick at Nick@InstituteforSEL.net.

Schools around the world are wondering how to create and then sustain a robust Advisory program that continues to thrive for many years. Building small, connected communities of learners is essential for all students to engage in deep and meaningful education - and never before has this focus on relationships and belonging been so important.

During this four-session online course, participants will gain insights into recommended systems and processes for Advisory, and have the opportunity to populate their Advisory programs with tried and tested, creative and collaborative Advisory activities, that help to build an Advisee’s SEL skillset and nurture community-wide SEL.

IFSEL will also share ideas and examples of what has worked for schools adapting these practices for distance learning

The course is highly experiential and participants will have opportunities to collaborate with fellow attendees.

Each participant or group of participants from the same school will have a 30 minute 1:1 session with a member of the IFSEL team in order to answer any specific questions.

Please note that this Online Course is all inclusive and available as four consecutive Sessions only. 

Who should attend

Educators,Counsellors, Deans, Advisors, Advisory Coordinators, Wellness Teachers

 

Outcomes of Workshop

  • Design ideas for Advisory (goals, role of the Advisor, timing and grouping, coordination)
  • A series of experiences and rituals that engage meaningful conversations, personal reflection, and positive group interactions among students, including considerations for adapting for Distance Learning
  • Activities that will deepen and promote inter- and intra-personal development, and explore the importance of a structured, but emerging curriculum for Advisory

When

  • Session One: Tuesday, June 16
  • Session Two: Thursday, June 18
  • Session Three: Tuesday, June 23
  • Session Four: Thursday, June 25

All Sessions run from 10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

All Sessions will be recorded and shared with participants.

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

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Testimonials

Example Institute ScheduleFinal Institute ScheduleInstitute ScheduleFinal 2018 SELected Sessions schedule

Example Schedule

Details

Schedule

Session One

Tuesday, June 16th

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

Introductions,Opening a Space for SEL, and Advisory Principles and Design

Session Two

Thursday, June 18th

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

AdvisoryPractices for Nurturing Buy-In, and Focus on Experiences to DeepenIntra-Personal Competencies
Example Detailed Institute Schedule

Session Three

Tuesday, June 23rd

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

Focus on Experiences toDeepen Inter-Personal Competencies

Session Four

Wednesday, June 25th

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

Overview of “The OpenSession”, Action Planning, and Review
Example Detailed Institute Schedule

Session One

Tuesday, June 16th

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

Introductions,Opening a Space for SEL, and Advisory Principles and Design

Session Two

Thursday, June 18th

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

AdvisoryPractices for Nurturing Buy-In, and Focus on Experiences to DeepenIntra-Personal Competencies
Example Detailed Institute Schedule

Session Three

Tuesday, June 23rd

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

Focus on Experiences toDeepen Inter-Personal Competencies

Session Four

Wednesday, June 25th

10:00am-12:00pm Pacific, 1:00 - 3:00pm Eastern, 6:00- 8:00pm UK

Overview of “The OpenSession”, Action Planning, and Review
Example Detailed Institute Schedule

Location Information and Registration

Registration Information

Early Bird Price

Register by 

Price

After 

$795

Summer Institute +
SELected Sessions

$2,550

Register HereRegistration ClosedRegistration ClosedRegistration Full
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.

Application Deadline

Financial Aid Decision
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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

Registration fees will be refunded at 50% of the registration ticket price paid, less the $50 refund processing cost, if requested in writing by May 16, 2020.

Between May 17, 2020 and June 15, 2020 refunds requested in writing will be granted a credit for the full value of their registration ticket price.

No refunds or credits are available after June 16, 2020.

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

What’s Included

  • Four Sessions of SEL Teaching, Practices, and Resources
  • Digital PDF packet of SEL Lessons and Resources
  • Each participant or group of participants from the same school will have a 30 minute 1:1 session with a member of the IFSEL team in order to answer any specific questions.
  • Connection to like-minded and international community of educators
  • All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants

Early Bird Price

Register by 

Price

After 

$795

Summer Institute +
SELected Sessions

$2,550

REGISTER
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

Cancellation and Credit 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.

Application Deadline

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. For Online, Four Session offerings are eligible for 1 credit.

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.

Cancellation and Credit Policy

Registration fees will be refunded at 50% of the registration ticket price paid, less the $50 refund processing cost, if requested in writing by May 16, 2020.

Between May 17, 2020 and June 15, 2020 refunds requested in writing will be granted a credit for the full value of their registration ticket price.

No refunds or credits are available after June 16, 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. 

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

 — 

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

 — 

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

 — 

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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