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.

The 8th ENSEC Conference 

"Social Emotional
Learning and Positive Development"

Due to the COVID emergency, the Conference has been postponed to 2022.

The Conference will be held at the Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania.

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.

Past events

Greetings from the ENSEC chairs

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 !​