International SEL Day
March 21, 2022



Innovative approaches to inclusion

16.00-17.00 CET

17.00-18.00 UTC+1

10am-11am Washington Time

7am-8am PST

On the occasion of International SEL Day on 21th March 2022, ENSEC is organizing a webinar on SEL and inclusion.

Keynote presenter: Alessia SIGNORELLI, Research Fellow at University of Perugia, Italy


Registration is free of charge. 

Registration form:
Link to access conference:
ID: 975 5072 7828
For more information:

Download the program

8th ENSEC Conference 

"Social Emotional Learning and Positive Development"

30th June – 3rd July 2022,

Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania


The conference will address many of the major issues that face us currently, locate and contextualize theory and practice and provide an opportunity for theoretical discussion and dissemination of research in this field.
The main themes of the conference include Cross Cultural Perspectives on Social and Emotional Learning fostering Positive Development, Mental Health in Schools, Teacher Training in Mental Health and Social – Emotional Learning, Promoting Resilience through Education, Social Emotional Learning for Adults and Inclusive Communities.

Inspiring keynote speakers are to be invited from outstanding universities to share their expertise in social- emotional learning: Dr. Stephanie Jones and Dr. Marc Brackett from USA, Dr. Adrian Opre from Romania, Dr. Marcelino Cabrera from EU– Joint Research Centre.

The registration is open. You are warmly invited to submit abstracts for papers, posters, symposiums, or workshops for the conference.

Important dates

1st of February 2022 Final Call for Papers
31st of March 2022 Final Date for Submission of Papers
30th April Confirmation of Acceptance of Papers
15th June 2022 Registration Close
30th  June – 3rd July 2022 Conference

International SEL Day
March 26, 2021


Children of the Pandemic: The mental health and resilience of children during COVID 19

On the occasion of International SEL Day on 26th March 2021, ENSEC in collaboration with the Erasmus + Project Promoting Mental Health in Schools (PROMEHS) and the Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health at the University of Malta, are organising a webinar on mental health, wellbeing and resilience of school children during the pandemic.

Keynote presenters include Prof Michael Ungar and Prof Helen Cowie.


Registration is free of charge. 

Registration form:

For further information: 

Mollie Rose ORiordan


We strongly encourage ENSEC members to participate in the webinar.

Past events

ENSEC conferences

2019 Budapest, Hungary 

Book of Abstracts

2017 Stockholm, Sweden    

Conference program 

Presentation Part 1 
Presentation Part 2 

2015 Lisbon Portugal        


2013 Zagreb, Croatia

Conference flyer

2011 Manchester, UK          


2009 Bogazici, Turkey        


2007 Malta                                   

Other Events

International SEL Day
March 27, 2020

The Urban Assembly and SEL4US invite communities across the globe to celebrate the importance of social and emotional learning (SEL) on the first annual International SEL Day on March 27, 2020

Join the Movement !​