Parent Education - Events


"An Evening with Dr. Tina Payne Bryson"

 

Dr. Tina Payne Bryson

Adolescent Psychotherapist and Author

 

Tuesday, January 23, 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Glenview Methodist Preschool, 727 Harlem Ave, Glenview

 

Sponsored by Camp Chippewa


"The Whole Brain Child"

 

Dr. Tina Payne Bryson

Adolescent Psychotherapist and Author

 

Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Loyola Academy Easy Gym, 1100 Laramie Avenue, Wilmette

 

Part of Loyola Academy's "Courageous Conversations" Series - open to the public


"The Art of Screen Time: How Families Can Balance Digital Media and Real Life"

 

Anya Kamenetz

Lead digital education correspondent, National Public Radio (NPR)

Author, Generation Debt, DIY U, The Test, and the forthcoming The Art of Screen Time

 

Tuesday, February 6, 7:00 PM

New Trier High School/Winnetka, Gaffney Auditorium, 385 Winnetka Ave., Winnetka, IL 60093


"Parents In Partnership"

 

Renee Z. Dominguez, PhD - Keynote Speaker

Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Executive Director of the Family Service Center

 

Saturday, February 10, 8:00AM - 12:00PM

Attea Middle School, 2500 Chestnut Avenue, Glenview

 

This free parenting seminar is designed to provide tips and strategies to assist parents with the challenging job of raising children.  The seminar is free to any parent living in the Glenview area and is sponsored by District 34.  The full program is available at glenview34.org.


"Thirty Million Words"

 

Dr. Dana Suskind

Cochlear Implant Surgeon, Author of "Thirty Million Words: Building a Child's Brain"

 

Monday, February 12, 7:00 PM

Stevenson High School, 1 Stevenson Drive Lincolnshire


"Enough as She Is: How to Help Girls Move Beyond Impossible Standards of Success to Live Healthy, Happy, and Fulfilling Lives"

 

Rachel Simmons

Author, The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence (2010), Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls (2011), and the forthcoming Enough as She Is: How to Help Girls Move Beyond Impossible Standards of Success to Live Healthy, Happy, and Fulfilling Lives (2018)

 

Thursday, March 8, 7:00 PM

 

New Trier High School/Northfield, Cornog Auditorium, 7 Happ Rd., Northfield, IL 60093


"Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape"

 

Peggy Orenstein

 

Monday, March 12, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Loyola Academy Easy Gym, 1100 Laramie Avenue, Wilmette

 

Part of Loyola Academy's "Courageous Conversations" Series - open to the public


 "Unselfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in our All-About-Me World"

 

Dr. Michele Borba

 

Monday, April 11, 7:00-9:00

Loyola Academy Easy Gym, 1100 Laramie Avenue, Wilmette

 

Part of Loyola Academy's "Courageous Conversations" Series - open to the public